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Stanford beats Kansas State: What we learned

Stanford started fast, stagnated in the second half and needed a late blast from Christian McCaffrey to seal a 26-13 victory over Kansas State on Friday in the season opener.

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McCaffrey helps Stanford beat Kansas State in opener

Heisman Trophy contender Christian McCaffrey had two long touchdown runs and Ryan Burns threw a scoring pass in his first career start to lead No. 8 Stanford to a 26-13 victory over Kansas State on Friday night.

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Matchup: Stanford vs. Kansas State

How the Stanford Cardinal matches up against the Kansas State Wildcats.

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Heisman Trophy candidate Christian McCaffrey has tough act to follow — himself

For Stanford tailback Christian McCaffrey, the expectations of Heisman Trophy voters will be sky high.

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For Christian McCaffrey, Stanford tweaks approach to Heisman promotion

After having players finish second in the Heisman Trophy voting four times in seven years, Stanford will take a different approach with Christian McCaffrey in 2016.

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Jon Wilner’s top Heisman Trophy contenders

Jon Wilner's top Heisman Trophy contenders.

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Stanford Cardinal 2016 schedule

Stanford Cardinal 2016 schedule.

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Stanford players to watch in 2016

Keep an eye on the Stanford Cardinal's Trenton Irwin and Dylan Jackson.

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No. 8 Stanford Cardinal needs a fast start

With a brutal early stretch in the schedule, Stanford must be strong right out the gate.

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Stanford loses key player for Kansas State opener

Bryce Love, one of the Cardinal's most explosive offensive players, suffered a lower body injury and won't play Friday night.

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Brock Turner judge Aaron Persky gives up criminal cases after Stanford sex trial uproar

Judge Aaron Persky asked to be reassigned from hearing criminal cases at the Palo Alto courthouse, where he has been under intense fire since early June for sparing former Stanford swimmer Brock Turner from prison for sexually assaulting an intoxicated, unconscious woman outside a fraternity party.

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Stanford football: Ryan Burns earns starting nod at quarterback for No. 8 Cardinal

Redshirt junior beats out Paly grad Keller Chryst

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Stanford football: Ryan Burns earns starting nod at quarterback for No. 8 Cardinal

Redshirt junior beats out Paly grad Keller Chryst

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Ryan Burns is Stanford’s starting quarterback

Junior Ryan Burns beats out Keller Chryst for Stanford's starting quarterback job in the season opener against Kansas State.

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Stanford grad Julia Landauer rising up NASCAR ranks

24-year-old Julia Landauer reportedly has aims at racing at the highest level of NASCAR.

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Pac-12 football: Stanford game-by-game predictions for 2016

Stanford doesn't have the toughest schedule in the conference. That honor, so to speak, goes to USC. But Stanford has the toughest early-season schedule — not only in the conference but quiet possibly the country.

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