Found November 28, 2012 on
Oregon Sports News:
It’s time for another column to be written.
I take a sip of my Gatorade. I remember my trainer telling me not to drink it unless I’m working out. I glance down and realize what I’m wearing: an Oregon Ducks sweatshirt. I’m still psyched about the outcome, as all of us “fans” are.
The Oregon Ducks ran up, over, and around the Oregon State Beavers in the latest edition of the Civil War, winning by a final score of 48-24.
Despite my enthusiasm, I was skeptical writing about the game. I could try to write like a devoted fanatic, you know the kind I’m thinking about- the people that buy the cardboard cut outs of their favorite players, flaunt the flags on their car every month of the year and buy Christmas wreaths with the theme of their favorite team.
I couldn’t have been a fanatic behind the masked identity of the keyboard, but then I realized my position too, as I wore my sweatshirt in the midst of indifferent fans.
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