Scout Premium Content

Late Blaise Raises the Count

Blaise Johnson is commit #16

Don't look now, but Stanford is stacking up nicely in the defensive backfield, where they historically have a difficult time recruiting. The latest addition came Tuesday night when <b>Blaise Johnson</b> received the news that he had been accepted to Stanford. With just hours to go until he was to sign a Letter of Intent, the Arizona athlete realized his dream.

It didn't come quite down to the last frayed wire like we saw two years ago with Mark Bradford and Michael Okwo, who were admitted by Stanford on Signing Day.  But it was pretty close for Blaise Johnson on the eve of Signing Day Tuesday night.  He got the word at 6 PM Mountain time from the Cardinal that he had just cleared admissions and was offered a scholarship to Stanford, which he...

TheBootleg.com Recommended Stories


  • Stanford Head Coach David Shaw says it is time to fix the struggling offense

  • Everyone knows the questions surrounding Stanford’s offense, but what are the solutions? Troy submits some ideas to the Cardinal’s suggestion box.

  • SAN FRANCISCO -- Some quick hit comments from Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott on the state of the Pac-12 and some new initiatives that are coming this men's basketball season, including an update on…

  • Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Jeb Gorham digs in his list of rankings to find the best sleepers for deeper formats. Consider giving these players a chance, but be aware of the risk! Tampa Bay…

  • Check out this classic video of Dan Larson battling an acrobatic sailfish on a trip to the world-famous Tropic Star Lodge in Panama.

Up Next


Tweets