|| Carlos McFall
At Stanford: Retired from football prior to his fourth season at Stanford in 2007 due to an injury ... Played in 15 career games all off the bench.
The 2007 Season: Did not play due to injury.
The 2006 Season: Played in nine games all off the bench ... Contributed seven tackles (five solo, two assists) with two each in games versus Washington State and USC, as well as at Washington ... Also had 1.0 tackles-for-loss for minus two yards at Washington.
The 2005 Season: Played primarily on special teams and as a backup cornerback, seeing action in six games and making one unassisted tackle.
The 2004 Season: Did not play in 2004 as a true freshman cornerback.
In High School: An option quarterback out of Roosevelt High School in San Antonio, Texas ... Rushed for 930 yards and scored 18 touchdowns as a senior ... Named to SuperPrep's All-Southwest Team ... Paced the city in rushing as a quarterback while leading his team to a 9-2 record and fifth-place finish in the state ... Named First-Team All-District and All-State Academic ... All-District as a junior after rushing for 800 yards and throwing for another 650 ... Earned All-District Academic honors in football, baseball and track ... Played two years of varsity baseball and spent three seasons on the track and field team ... State qualifier during his final prep season in the 4x100 relay ... Team captain in all three sports.
Personal Information: Science, Technology and Society major ... Member of the National Honor Society and National Honor Roll ... Father, James, is a middle school football coach who also played college football at Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico.
Getting to Know Carlos McFall
I would describe myself as a person as: Righteous and hardworking
What people don't know about me is: I can ride a unicycle
The reason I love football is: You get to compete every single play
I pattern my play after: Ty Law
For me to improve as a person, I need to: Continue to improve my relationship with God
My favorite pre-game ritual is: Listening to music
My greatest athletic moment is: My first touchdown
The biggest thrill in my life to date is: Signing my letter of intent to attend Stanford University
My favorite stadium in which to play is: The new Stanford Stadium
The toughest player I have faced in college is: Evan Moore
A friend from another college team is: Cory Bennett (Oklahoma)
The reason I chose Stanford University is: Best combination of athletics and academics in the nation
Since coming to Stanford, I have learned: Hard work and determination are the keys to success
The best thing about Stanford is: My teammates
My favorite class at Stanford is: French Women in Cinema
My least favorite class at Stanford is: Calculus
What sets Stanford apart from other college football programs: Team unity
The sports team I followed when I was younger: The Dallas Cowboys
When I played football as a kid, I pretended to be: Randall Cunningham
The athlete I admire most is: LeBron James
If I could spend a day with anyone, it would be: Jesus Christ
The three people in history I admire most are: Jesus Christ, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Jackie Robinson
Best book I have ever read: Where the Red Fern Grows
Favorite Food: Italian
Least Favorite Food: Tofu
If I had to cook all of my meals, I'd probably survive on: Cereal
Favorite Movie: Boomerang
Favorite TV Show: Family Guy
Favorite Actor: Jamie Fox
Favorite Actress: Jessica Alba
If a movie were made of my life, the actor who would play me is: Bill Bellamy
My ultimate SportsCenter highlight would be: Interception returned to "the house!!!"
Favorite musical groups or performers: Chamillionaire, Slim Thug and Paul Wall
If I were not playing college football, I would be: Playing college baseball
After my Stanford career, I'd like to be remembered as: One of the best
The best advice I ever received was: "You can't just be good, you have to be better!" - My dad
The people who had the greatest influence on my life: My mom and dad
One moment in history I wish I could have seen: Jesus' resurrection
The place I'd most like to visit: Tahiti
The favorite place I've visited: Disney World
Ten years from now, I'd like to be: Sitting on my yacht
My advice to youngsters: Know what you want, and don't stop until you get it
My most prized possession: My father's good luck charm that he wore under his football pads in college
If I won $1 million, I would: Invest
The one thing about college football I would change: Pay us!
Last Updated: March 20, 2008