Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/12/12
Ducks vs Bears Love ‘em Hate ‘em Style This was not the prettiest game to watch if you are an Oregon Ducks fan; well, at least in the first half. Heading into California the Ducks knew they would be hitting the road with a depleted roster, especially on the defensive side of the ball. With players like Dion Jordan and Ricky Heimuli sidelined with injuries, the Ducks struggled at first against a California running attack while playing their first sloppy game on the offensive side of the ball. While this game did have some resemblance to Oregon’s narrow victory over the Bears on their previous National Championship run in 2010, Oregon used an impressive second-half effort, led by freshman quarterback Marcus Mariota , to dispel any thoughts of another top team falling victim to the upset. Here are this week’s love ‘em and hate ‘em for Oregon’s blowout victory against the California Golden Bears. Love ‘Em Super Mariota As mentioned before, it was the effort of quarterback Marcus Mariota that
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