Found April 28, 2013 on The Duck Stops Here:
If PAC-12 opponents allow the Oregon quarterbacks to wear red jerseys, and they start three walk-ons and six freshmen on defense, the Ducks will have a dominating offense this season. Yesterday under the always-sunny skies at Autzen Stadium the Webfoots three quarterbacks completed a dazzling 48 of 62 passes (77%)  for 451 yards and 6 tds in leading a 65-10 rout. Mark Helfrich freely admitted the defense was jobbed by the scoring system, but fans have to be encouraged that the Helfrich Ducks seem to have maintained the quick-strike scoring punch, churning out 802 total yards of offense in 117 plays. The statistics have to be adjusted for the conditions, but starter Marcus Mariota looked especially sharp and precise, commanding the offense to two quick scoring drives to start the scrimmage, featuring midseason decision making and  execution in  13-15 passing (86%) for 169 yards, ripping off three good runs that displayed his timing and speed. Byron Marshall, one of the select 120 o...
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