Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 11/15/14
The Granddaddy of them all, the Rose Bowl awaits for the #5 Oregon Ducks. Chip Kelly is going for his first BCS win in three tries. But plenty of stories have already surfaced RE: the Ducks during this Rose Bowl week. Let’s get you caught up. Ever heard of the Beef Bowl? It’s an annual eating contest between the two teams leading up to the game. And this year it was held at Lawry’s the Prime Rib in Beverly Hills. According to Adam Jude of the Eugene Register-Guard, Oregon offensive lineman Mark Asper, an Eagle Scout, saved a man who began choking on his food. Watch the video (Die Hard Sport) -Lots of drama, see below (Oregon Live) Nine players left the 11th floor of the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Century City Monday night, and were headed down when the elevator came to an abrupt stop between the seventh and eighth floors. There, it sat, unwilling to move no matter what buttons the players pushed. Finally, they reached the hotel staff on the elevator intercom, and settled bac...
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