Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 9/23/12
Let Pac-12 play begin. Boxscore | Recap In what was expected to be one of the biggest shootouts of the weekend, the Oregon Ducks defeated the Arizona Wildcats 49-0 in the Pac-12 opener.  The Ducks displayed a whole lot of defense and a decent amount of sloppy play in the Pac-12 opener, but when it came down to it, their offense was as good as advertised by the time the clock struck zero. The Ducks faced their first real challenge of the 2012 season when the Wildcats visited Autzen Stadium, and while the team was tested early, they put it together and showed late why they’re the No. 3 team in the country. Offensive Game Ball It may not have been a flashy performance, but Colt Lyerla earned his first Game Ball of the season against the Wildcats in week four. When Colt Lyerla took his first snap at running back, fans were a bit perplexed, but pleasantly surprised with what they saw. As it turned out, the Ducks had officially unveiled a new package with Bryan Bennett at quarterback a...
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