Football

  • Football returns to Santa Clara

    Football returns to Santa Clara

    Ann Killion, 15 Oct 2014

    Six decades ago, Tony Morabito ’31 brought pro football to the Bay Area. Now the San Francisco 49ers have come to play where that dream began—and where they’ve been training for the past 15 years.

    Fall 2014

  • Build it and they will come

    Build it and they will come

    Sam Scott ’96, 15 Oct 2014

    Building the first football stadium in California in 50 years—and making it a Silicon Valley icon—was both a marathon and a sprint for Jonathan Harvey ’91 and Devcon Construction.

    Fall 2014

  • A man of character

    A man of character

    Mike Wise, 21 Aug 2014

    In 2006, Mike Carey '71 decided to stand up for his beliefs, even though it might jeopardize his career as an NFL referee.

  • Twice as sweet

    Twice as sweet

    Chuck Hildebrand, 21 Feb 2013

    Celebrating 75 years of back-to-back victories in the Sugar Bowl

    Winter 2013

  • An insider’s view of the NFL

    An insider’s view of the NFL

    Jeff Gire, 16 Apr 2012

    Mike Pereira '72, analyst for FOX Sports, gave a wide-ranging talk on campus, in which he shared his expertise on the gridiron and told his personal story.

  • Good Samaritans save community college football program

    Good Samaritans save community college football program

    Jason Whitlock, 15 Mar 2012

    A selfless act by Albert "Rocky" Pimentel '77 reminds us of the importance of helping people who first help themselves.

  • Sweetness

    Sweetness

    Chuck Hildebrand, 12 Jan 2012

    On New Year’s Day 1937, a team from a little Jesuit school in the Santa Clara Valley stunned the sports world with an upset that won them the Sugar Bowl. And put their home on the map.

    Winter 2012 | HISTORY & TRADITION

  • Man in motion

    Man in motion

    Sam Scott '96, 1 Apr 2011

    When it comes to football, Rich McGuinness '89 is the force behind The Ride and the U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

    Spring 2011