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Stanford win leaves bittersweet taste
With baseball simmering on the hot stove and the NFL wallowing in its own mess, Thursday night's battle between Stanford and Oregon became the biggest game of the season.
It didn't disappoint.
Stanford executed the perfect Duck hunt, using power and precision to promo code for coach outlet overcome Oregon's high speed attack. It was Nerds over Nike on a bittersweet night at Stanford Stadium.
The sweet was self evident. Everyone loves to beat Oregon. The bitter dates back to Oct. 12, the day Stanford lost to Utah.
If it weren't for that shocking upset, a 27 21 loss that saw unbeaten Stanford stall on the Utes' 6 yard line late in the game, the Cardinal could be playing for a national championship in January.
That could still come to pass, but the odds are long.
If it weren't for that regrettable, letdown loss, Stanford could have finally found out how it matches up with the likes of Alabama or Ohio State or Florida State.
Instead, this year's Stanford Cardinal will always wonder what might have been.
They were 6 yards from winning that game in Salt Lake City. Quarterback misfired on two straight pass plays, raising the question: Why didn't the Cardinal run behind their massive offensive line?
But second guessing only adds bitter to Thursday's sweet. The authentic coach handbags outlet decisive win over Oregon proves the Utah loss was a fluke. And maybe just maybe those 6 yards will keep head coach down on the Farm just a little bit longer.
Just long enough to win coach factory outlet store online a national championship . some other year.
Hogan may have come up short that fateful day in Utah, but the silenced his critics Thursday night against Oregon.
Under fire much of the season for inconsistent play, Hogan stepped onto the field opposite one of the best quarterbacks in college football and outplayed the Ducks' .
Hogan's numbers were average 103 yards in the air, 57 on the ground but it was more about his pluck.
A key sequence happened early. On a first quarter pass attempt, he was absolutely planted by onrushing Duck Derrick Malone. It was a clean shot, and Hogan went down like a tackling dummy.
But the 6 4, 228 pound junior popped up quickly. Four plays later, he threw a perfect 47 yard rainbow to wide receiver . That took guts. And it changed the game's early momentum.
In the second quarter, Hogan showed some of the inconsistency he's been criticized for this season, throwing an absolute duck that was intercepted by an actual Duck. But the refs coach factory online outlet store made a questionable call, penalizing Oregon for pass interference, and a few plays later, Hogan bulled in from 11 yards out for a TD.
Hogan kept using his legs and his brain throughout the hardscrabble game, resorting to his arm only to keep coach outlet purse Oregon honest.
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