Stanford coach snubs ESPN for Rose Bowl trophy presentation

Stanford will also lose a handful of key seniors from an offense that ranked 69th in the nation in scoring and sputtered in the second half of the 20-14 victory over Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl. Without record-setting tailback Stepfan Taylor, center Sam

ESPN anchor Heather Cox interviews Stanford Cardinal head coach David Shaw after he won the 2013 Rose Bowl game against the Wisconsin Badgers at the Rose Bowl. (Photo: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports)

Congrats to the Stanford Cardinal, which earned its first Rose Bowl title in four decades on Tuesday with a 20-14 win over Wisconsin. You can check out an.

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The great Plunkett did lead the Cardinal to a Rose Bowl win in January 1971, but it was quarterback Don Bunce (bar bet alert) and the so-called "Thunderchickens" defense that won the January 1972 granddaddy of them all, Stanford's last Rose Bowl win.