Hello Followers. Hope you’ve had a great week.
Today, we take a few moments to tip our proverbial caps to our feathered friends to the South—especially their leader of men, Chip Kelly. For more on that, as well as a few observations about the Cougs and the Pac-12 North in 2013, read on.
Followers, in case you missed last night’s game, the Quack outlasted, out-gutted, and outran the Kansas State Wildcates 35-17 in last night’s Fiesta Bowl. And in so doing, appeared to put the nail in the coffin on the Chip Kelly era at Oregon.
Couple of quick thoughts on the game, its outcome, and the implications of Oregon’s win moving forward…..
First: The Oregon teams of old would have lost last night’s game. In previous years, whenever Oregon couldn’t throw the ball in a bowl game, they lost. And last night, for all of his great play throughout the year as a passer, I thought Mariota was marginal last night—at least with respect to what one would expect out of a QB o