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Washington Sees the Future, and it's Oregon

Is this guy UW's Mariota? (Dawgman.com)

SEATTLE - Standing near the tunnel in the fourth quarter, I watched Dubs. The Husky mascot was rolled over on his side, getting his belly rubbed by those more interested in the dog than the game. In the distance I heard the chant rise from the stands - 'Ten More Years! Ten More Years!' The Duckade of Dominance was complete when the clock read zeros; the scoreboard read Oregon 45, Washington 24.

ESPN, as well as any other national sports outlet you care to mention, considered the heated UO-UW rivalry game to be the premier game of the week, but it turned out to be more cubit zirconia than a five-star diamond lock for Washington fans willing to do everything short of selling body parts to secure a UW victory. Justin Wilcox, one of the young, bright defensive minds in the college game...

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