This is the user sandbox of Billowendesign. A user sandbox is a subpage of the user's user page. It serves as a testing spot and page development space for the user and is not an encyclopedia article. Create or edit your own sandbox here.
Writing an article and ready to request its creation?
Trent Murphy (Trenton Allen Murphy, born December 22, 1990) is currently a linebacker for the Pac 12 Stanford Cardinal football team.
- 2012 All-Pac-12 Conference Football Team 1st
- 2012 CBS All America Team 3rd
- 2012 Associated Press All-American Team 3rd
- 2012 Sports Illustrated All-American Team H/M
- 2012 Pac-12 Championship
- 2012 Fiesta Bowl
- 2013 Rose Bowl
College: Stanford University
Freshman / Sophomore years 2009, 2010
Murphy did not see field action in his freshman year (2009) and was sidelined due to injures in two games in his sophomore year (2010).
Junior year 2011
In 2011, Murphy bounced back from his 2010 injury to record stellar numbers, logging 40 tackles, 6.5 sacks and 10 tackles for loss. In his first game against San Jose State, Murphy recorded 5 tackles. Murphy registered a career high with 10 tackles, 9 solo, including 2 tackles for loss of yards against the nationally ranked 3rd Oregon Ducks. In the Fiesta Bowl against 13th nationally ranked Oklahoma state, Murphy sacked Brandon Weeden for a 9 yard loss.
Senior year 2012
Murphy started all 14 games of the 2012 season for the Stanford Football Pac 12 champions and the 2013 Rose Bowl win. Murphy led the Cardinal defense with 10 sacks and 18 tackles for loss. The best defensive records for Stanford since 2000 and 2004 respectively. Murphy’s season included 6 QB hurries, 4 passes broken up and 1 forced fumble. Murphy recorded his 1st career interception pass from Keith Price resulting in a 40 yard return for a touchdown. Murphy registered another career high game against nationally ranked 1st, Norte Dame with 10 tackles 1.5 sacks including 2.5 tackles for loss of yards. The Stanford defense was the 2012 NCAA Division I-A Sack Leaders with Murphy topping the list.
Career College Stats
|Trent Murphy 2012 Season||Sacks||Sack Yards||Solo Tackles||Tackles for Loss*||QB Hurry|
|San Jose State||0.0||0.0||3.0||1.0||0.0|
|UCLA PAC-12 Championship||.05||3.0||2.0||1.5||0.0|
|Wisconsin Rose Bowl||0.0||0.0||1.0||0.0||0.0|
cfbstats.com/Trent Murphy (5)
*TFL 87 yards total
**Pick Six, 40 yard return
|SOLO||AST||TOTAL||LOSS||NO YRDS||INT YRDS||BU||PD||QBH||RCV YRDS||FF|
|2010||Stanford||0-2||2||-||2||1/3||1 / 3||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2011||Stanford||13-13||25||15||40||10/50||7.5 / 43||-||-||1||-||-||-||-|
|2012||Stanford||14-14||38||18||56||18/87||10 / 56||1/40||4||4||6||-||1||6|
High School Career
This section may need to be rewritten entirely to comply with Wikipedia's quality standards. (August 2013)
Trent Murphy graduated in 2009 from Brophy College Preparatory and played football for head coach Scooter Molander. In Murphy’s Junior season (2007-08) he helped back Brophy Prep to an Arizona 5A1 Division championship. As a Senior, 2008-09 he served as team captain, leading Brophy to a runner-up 5A1 Division finish.Trent Murphy also lettered in basketball and track and was the 2009 Arizona State Discus Champion with a best throw of 192-7ft.