The Oregon Ducks can put points on the board in a hurry better than anyone else in college football. There are some legitimate questions about how they would fare against legitimate competition; it is debatable whether or not they deserve a National Championship slot based on their strength of schedule. That said, regardless of how you feel about this team’s claim to a title game, there is no denying that they have been one of the two most dominant teams in college football this season.
If you want a single play that encapsulates the way Oregon has played in 2012, it is definitely this punt return by DeAnthony Thomas:
Mind you, this happened in the second quarter – when the Ducks were already up by 35. Sure Colorado is nothing to write home about, but still.
(Kudos The Big Lead)