Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/28/12
Forget the SEC Before we start, let’s get something clear: the Oregon Ducks will not be going to the BCS National Championship this season. While they may be one of the top college football teams this season, they sit behind No. 1 Notre Dame (12-0), No. 2 Alabama (11-1), No. 3 Georgia (11-1), and No. 4 Florida (11-1) with no more games left to play and no chance of moving into one of the top two spots barring a sudden revelation by all of the BCS Poll voters. Oregon had its chance to get back to a BCS National Championship and unfortunately saw their hopes slip away when the Stanford Cardinal came into Autzen Stadium and crushed every Duck fans’ dreams. But, with an 11-1 record and one of the most potent offenses in the business, don’t the Ducks deserve to still be in the mix for a BCS National Championship? Let’s talk about this some more. The best case that can be made for placing the Ducks ahead of Alabama and Georgia is by comparing the losses of each team. Alabama, once the und...
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