Notre Dame vs Stanford Recap - Cardinal Win 28-14
|Notre Dame vs Stanford Recap - Cardinal Win 28-14|
Stanford got a 118-yard performance from Stepfan Taylor as a key part of its 28-14 victory over the Fighting Irish on Saturday at Stanford Stadium.
Stanford won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 59.5.
Andrew Luck completed 20 of 30 pass attempts for 233 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Fighting Irish defense.
Cierre Wood rushed for 41 yards for Notre Dame, while Andrew Hendrix added 20 yards. Andrew Hendrix threw for 192 yards for the Fighting Irish, while receivers Michael Floyd and Tyler Eifert had 92 and 79 yards respectively.
Notre Dame lost the offensive yardage battle to Stanford 429-309 yards in Saturday's game. Stanford had more first downs as that total ended up 23-20.
The time of possession battle favored Stanford as their offense was on the field for 32:32, longer than the 27:28 of their opponents.