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Stanford Cardinal

Location: Stanford, California ▪ Colors: Cardinal & White
Stadium: Stanford Stadium (cap. 50,000)
Record: 95 Years, 539-428-34, .555 W-L% (Major School)

Conferences: Pac-12, Pac-10, Pac-8, AAWU and PCC
Conference Champion: 12 Times
Bowls: 24 Bowls, 12-11-1, .521 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 18 Times (Preseason), 17 Times (Final), 259 Weeks (Total)

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95 Years

Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
1 2015 Pac-12 David Shaw (0-0)
2 2014 Pac-12 8 5 0 .615 12.42 4.65 11 11 David Shaw (8-5) Foster Farms Bowl-W
3 2013 Pac-12 11 3 0 .786 18.96 8.74 4 4 11 David Shaw (11-3) Rose Bowl-L
4 2012 Pac-12 12 2 0 .857 15.58 6.58 21 7 7 David Shaw (12-2) Rose Bowl-W
5 2011 Pac-12 11 2 0 .846 17.78 3.09 7 3 7 David Shaw (11-2) Fiesta Bowl-L
6 2010 Pac-10 12 1 0 .923 21.80 5.03 4 4 Jim Harbaugh (12-1) Orange Bowl-W
7 2009 Pac-10 8 5 0 .615 10.88 3.42 14 Jim Harbaugh (8-5) Sun Bowl-L
8 2008 Pac-10 5 7 0 .417 -0.04 3.79 Jim Harbaugh (5-7)
9 2007 Pac-10 4 8 0 .333 -1.10 6.57 Jim Harbaugh (4-8)
10 2006 Pac-10 1 11 0 .083 -8.73 7.93 Walt Harris (1-11)
11 2005 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 1.19 6.19 Walt Harris (5-6)
12 2004 Pac-10 4 7 0 .364 6.27 7.37 Buddy Teevens (4-7)
13 2003 Pac-10 4 7 0 .364 -2.82 4.63 Buddy Teevens (4-7)
14 2002 Pac-10 2 9 0 .182 -4.50 7.87 Buddy Teevens (2-9)
15 2001 Pac-10 9 3 0 .750 12.13 5.13 10 16 Tyrone Willingham (9-3) Seattle Bowl-L
16 2000 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 5.85 8.12 Tyrone Willingham (5-6)
17 1999 Pac-10 8 4 0 .667 7.97 2.06 22 Tyrone Willingham (8-4) Rose Bowl-L
18 1998 Pac-10 3 8 0 .273 -2.70 5.66 Tyrone Willingham (3-8)
19 1997 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 4.64 7.55 18 16 Tyrone Willingham (5-6)
20 1996 Pac-10 7 5 0 .583 6.05 3.97 Tyrone Willingham (7-5) Sun Bowl-W
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
21 1995 Pac-10 7 4 1 .625 4.86 1.77 16 Tyrone Willingham (7-4-1) Liberty Bowl-L
22 1994 Pac-10 3 7 1 .318 -0.54 3.65 24 Bill Walsh (3-7-1)
23 1993 Pac-10 4 7 0 .364 1.95 9.50 15 15 Bill Walsh (4-7)
24 1992 Pac-10 10 3 0 .769 16.22 7.15 17 8 9 Bill Walsh (10-3) Blockbuster Bowl-W
25 1991 Pac-10 8 4 0 .667 13.46 6.30 17 22 Dennis Green (8-4) Aloha Bowl-L
26 1990 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 6.64 8.00 Dennis Green (5-6)
27 1989 Pac-10 3 8 0 .273 -0.56 5.62 Dennis Green (3-8)
28 1988 Pac-10 3 6 2 .364 7.98 7.62 Jack Elway (3-6-2)
29 1987 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 4.90 4.36 Jack Elway (5-6)
30 1986 Pac-10 8 4 0 .667 14.14 7.97 16 Jack Elway (8-4) Gator Bowl-L
31 1985 Pac-10 4 7 0 .364 -3.15 2.76 Jack Elway (4-7)
32 1984 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 2.72 5.35 Jack Elway (5-6)
33 1983 Pac-10 1 10 0 .091 -8.36 3.82 Paul Wiggin (1-10)
34 1982 Pac-10 5 6 0 .455 10.99 10.17 Paul Wiggin (5-6)
35 1981 Pac-10 4 7 0 .364 4.57 5.57 18 18 Paul Wiggin (4-7)
36 1980 Pac-10 6 5 0 .545 9.57 8.02 15 11 Paul Wiggin (6-5)
37 1979 Pac-10 5 5 1 .500 6.86 5.41 13 13 Ron Dowhower (5-5-1)
38 1978 Pac-10 8 4 0 .667 16.98 9.06 17 17 Bill Walsh (8-4) Bluebonnet Bowl-W
39 1977 Pac-8 9 3 0 .750 10.04 6.45 15 15 Bill Walsh (9-3) Sun Bowl-W
40 1976 Pac-8 6 5 0 .545 5.55 7.37 Jack Christiansen (6-5)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
41 1975 Pac-8 6 4 1 .591 8.52 7.16 20 18 Jack Christiansen (6-4-1)
42 1974 Pac-8 5 4 2 .545 5.77 6.77 19 Jack Christiansen (5-4-2)
43 1973 Pac-8 7 4 0 .636 11.47 8.56 Jack Christiansen (7-4)
44 1972 Pac-8 6 5 0 .545 10.39 5.93 20 13 Jack Christiansen (6-5)
45 1971 Pac-8 9 3 0 .750 15.09 6.09 19 10 10 John Ralston (9-3) Rose Bowl-W
46 1970 Pac-8 9 3 0 .750 20.44 12.19 10 3 8 John Ralston (9-3) Rose Bowl-W
47 1969 Pac-8 7 2 1 .750 19.91 8.31 16 13 19 John Ralston (7-2-1)
48 1968 Pac-8 6 3 1 .650 9.90 2.50 14 John Ralston (6-3-1)
49 1967 AAWU 5 5 0 .500 3.53 4.73 John Ralston (5-5)
50 1966 AAWU 5 5 0 .500 2.96 2.66 John Ralston (5-5)
51 1965 AAWU 6 3 1 .650 7.93 6.03 John Ralston (6-3-1)
52 1964 AAWU 5 5 0 .500 10.13 8.63 John Ralston (5-5)
53 1963 AAWU 3 7 0 .300 1.76 6.76 John Ralston (3-7)
54 1962 AAWU 5 5 0 .500 2.79 6.59 Jack Curtice (5-5)
55 1961 AAWU 4 6 0 .400 -3.44 1.86 Jack Curtice (4-6)
56 1960 AAWU 0 10 0 .000 -11.52 3.68 Jack Curtice (0-10)
57 1959 AAWU 3 7 0 .300 2.39 5.49 Jack Curtice (3-7)
58 1958 PCC 2 8 0 .200 -4.98 7.02 Jack Curtice (2-8)
59 1957 PCC 6 4 0 .600 8.82 4.02 16 Chuck Taylor (6-4)
60 1956 PCC 4 6 0 .400 6.63 7.83 14 10 Chuck Taylor (4-6)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
61 1955 PCC 6 3 1 .650 15.84 10.74 16 16 Chuck Taylor (6-3-1)
62 1954 PCC 4 6 0 .400 0.34 5.64 17 Chuck Taylor (4-6)
63 1953 PCC 6 3 1 .650 10.90 4.50 11 19 Chuck Taylor (6-3-1)
64 1952 PCC 5 5 0 .500 7.45 8.85 13 13 Chuck Taylor (5-5)
65 1951 PCC 9 2 0 .818 14.30 9.12 3 7 Chuck Taylor (9-2) Rose Bowl-L
66 1950 PCC 5 3 2 .600 12.59 8.59 7 6 Marchy Schwartz (5-3-2)
67 1949 PCC 7 3 1 .682 17.04 6.59 12 Marchy Schwartz (7-3-1)
68 1948 PCC 4 6 0 .400 4.77 4.27 Marchy Schwartz (4-6)
69 1947 PCC 0 9 0 .000 -4.15 10.19 Marchy Schwartz (0-9)
70 1946 PCC 6 3 1 .650 2.08 -3.62 17 Marchy Schwartz (6-3-1)
71 1942 PCC 6 4 0 .600 9.58 4.58 12 12 Marchy Schwartz (6-4)
72 1941 PCC 6 3 0 .667 17.23 11.23 6 Clark Shaughnessy (6-3)
73 1940 PCC 10 0 0 1.000 20.14 8.54 2 2 Clark Shaughnessy (10-0) Rose Bowl-W
74 1939 PCC 1 7 1 .167 -5.10 4.56 Tiny Thornhill (1-7-1)
75 1938 PCC 3 6 0 .333 6.03 9.59 Tiny Thornhill (3-6)
76 1937 PCC 4 3 2 .556 8.28 6.39 13 Tiny Thornhill (4-3-2)
77 1936 PCC 2 5 2 .333 4.68 8.46 Tiny Thornhill (2-5-2)
78 1935 PCC 8 1 0 .889 16.98 6.76 Tiny Thornhill (8-1) Rose Bowl-W
79 1934 PCC 9 1 1 .864 16.05 2.69 Tiny Thornhill (9-1-1) Rose Bowl-L
80 1933 PCC 8 2 1 .773 12.70 4.52 Tiny Thornhill (8-2-1) Rose Bowl-L
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
81 1932 PCC 6 4 1 .591 10.63 4.09 Pop Warner (6-4-1)
82 1931 PCC 7 2 2 .727 12.26 3.98 Pop Warner (7-2-2)
83 1930 PCC 9 1 1 .864 12.90 0.35 Pop Warner (9-1-1)
84 1929 PCC 9 2 0 .818 13.75 -0.43 Pop Warner (9-2)
85 1928 PCC 8 3 1 .708 10.36 -0.89 Pop Warner (8-3-1)
86 1927 PCC 8 2 1 .773 6.50 -0.78 Pop Warner (8-2-1) Rose Bowl-W
87 1926 PCC 10 0 1 .955 13.88 -1.85 Pop Warner (10-0-1) Rose Bowl-T
88 1925 PCC 7 2 0 .778 8.94 -2.29 Pop Warner (7-2)
89 1924 PCC 7 1 1 .833 13.27 2.82 Pop Warner (7-1-1) Rose Bowl-L
90 1923 PCC 7 2 0 .778 10.34 -3.55 Andrew Kerr (7-2)
91 1922 PCC 4 5 0 .444 -3.50 0.05 Andrew Kerr (4-5)
92 1921 PCC 4 2 2 .625 -5.35 -5.48 Conrad Van Gent (4-2-2)
93 1920 PCC 4 3 0 .571 -5.09 -7.09 Walter Powell (4-3)
94 1919 PCC 4 3 0 .571 -2.93 -8.07 Bob Evans (4-3)
95 1918 PCC 0 4 0 .000 -26.69 -4.44 A.H. Badenoch (0-4)