Open Practice Report: Big Plays, Big Defense on Display for Cardinal
Hogan, Crower Impress; Gardner Leads Defense
Stanford NFL Hopefuls Showcase Talents at NFL Pro Timing Day
Consistency on Display; All NFL Teams In Attendance
Cardinal Set to Begin Spring Practices
Center and left tackle highlight position battles; competition and development for 15 practices kicks off Feb. 25
Cardinal Crosses the Bay for 115th Big Game
The Oct. 20 meeting of Stanford and Cal is the earliest in the history of the series
Stanford Looks to Knock Off Undefeated Notre Dame
Matchup in the Midwest begins at 12:30 p.m. (PT) Saturday on NBC
Stanford Spring Game
2012 (JUNIOR):Backup tailback played in spot roles to spell Stepfan Taylor throughout the season and played in all 14 games...rushed for 57 yards on 13 carries this season...most often carried the ball on the opening rush of an offensive series...ran three times for 12 yards in the overtime win vs. Arizona, including a nine-yard pickup on the game-tying touchdown drive in the fourth quarter...picked up 18 yards on four carries (4.5 average) at Colorado...raced to a career-long 12-yard gain on the opening series at UCLA.
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Saw action in all 13 games as a reserve running back along with special teams...carried six times for 23 yards...caught one pass for three yards...had two carries for 15 yards at Duke, including a long of 10...picked up one yard on two carries against UCLA and had six yards on three carries against Colorado.
2010 (FRESHMAN): Did not see action.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Graduated from Escondido (Calif.) High School...played for head coach Paul Gomes...rated as the 28th-best running back in the country by Scout.com...versatile player who earned four stars by Rivals.com as a cornerback, where he his listed as the 23rd-best recruit at that position...holds the all-time CIF-San Diego Section career rushing record with 6,694 yards...rushed for 2,419 yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior while averaging 8.5 yards per carry...earned second team all-state honors by CalHiSports.com after rushing for 2,419 yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior...had six, 200-yard rushing games as a senior, including a 404-yard, five-touchdown performance against San Pasqual...other 200-yard games came against Eastside-Lancaster (228), Rancho San Bernardo (297), Fallbrook (251), La Costa Canyon (209) and Mira Mesa (255)...totaled 2,695 yards and 32 TDs as a junior...second team all-state selection by CalHiSports.com...also lettered in basketball and track and field...parents are Sam and Elizabeth Seale...has one younger brother, Samir and one younger sister, Shi-ann...father Sam played 10 years in the NFL for the Los Angeles Raiders (1984-87; 92), San Diego Chargers (1988-91) and Los Angeles Rams (1993)....born in San Diego, Calif....full name is Samuel Ricardo Seale...majoring in psychology.
Rushing Attempts: 3 vs. Colorado, 2011
Rushing Yards: 10 at Duke, 2011
Rushing Touchdowns: None
Long: 10 at Duke, 2011