Originally written on Double Coverage Football  |  Last updated 10/3/13
Colorado opened as a 38.5-point underdog against Oregon, so they're going to need all the help they can get to upset the Ducks this Saturday. They just got some from the Oregon training staff. Running back De'Anthony Thomas, who had already accounted for 485 yards and 6 TDs through three games this season, injured his ankle on the opening kickoff of last Saturday's win against Cal. The Ducks aren't revealing any more about the injury than they have to, but Thomas has been wearing a boot this week and the team says he probably won't suit up against the Buffs. The loss of Thomas makes a difference for the Ducks...maybe not a 38.5-point difference, but at least Colorado won't have to worry about this happening again: (Photo: Zimbio)
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