Three different running backs ran for touchdowns, Max Bergen blocked a field goal and returned it for a score and Michael Thomas forced the defense's first interception in No. 7 Stanford's 48-7 romp over Colorado on Saturday.
Through a 5-0 start this season, the seventh-ranked Cardinal have become a more complete team than a year ago.
Stanford coach David Shaw even made it a point to go for it twice on fourth down with his team already leading big in the second half because he didn't want to stall the ``attitude'' they
With bigger matchups looming against Washington, Southern California and Oregon, the Cardinal might be ahead of schedule.