With 2 long passes, Russell Wilson moved the Wisconsin Badgers to the Oregon 25, but with 2 seconds left and no timeouts, he spiked it to set up a last-ditch heave to the end zone, but the clock hit zeros while he did it. The Oregon Ducks were 2012 Rose Bowl winners. Montee Ball rushed for 122 of his 164 yards in the first half for the Badgers. LaMichael James rushed for 159 yards and an early TD.
Q tells us Darron Thomas passed for three touchdowns, De’Anthony Thomas scored on runs of 91 and 64 yards, and the No. 6 Ducks earned their first bowl victory under coach Chip Kelly. Oregon’s incredible offense busted up Wisconsin Badgers and kept Montee Ball in check in the second half, and got into the record books on the way to the Ducks’ first Rose Bowl victory in 95 years.
Oregon Ducks football blogger Travis Koehler points out the Ducks have not won a Rose Bowl since 1917. The Wisconin Badgers behind Badgers running back Montee Ball, a Heisman Trophy finalist and needs one touchdown to tie Barry Sanders (39) for the all-time single-season record, stands in their way. Oregon has its own former Heisman finalist at running back in LaMichael James.
Jason Green one of our Oregon Ducks football bloggers breaks down the upcoming 2012 Rose Bowl tale of the tape between the Wisconsin Badgers vs. Oregon Ducks. Oregon’s Chip Kelly was the Pac 10 Coach of the Year in 2009 and 2010 and was named the Sporting News Coach of the Year and the AP Coach of the Year, Bret Bielema of Wisconsin is 2-3 in bowl games. Nice matchup!
It’s Rose Bowl presented by Vizio betting time, the Wisconsin Badgers vs. Oregon Ducks Monday January 2nd 2012. Check out the live betting odds, ncaa handicapping preview, and gambling trends. Oregon and Wisconsin have been no strangers to BCS appearances in recent years, Running back LaMichael James is the focal point of Oregon’s offense. The Badgers have a standout quarterback in Russell Wilson.
NWSportsBeat.com Oregon sports blogger Matthew Martz tells us his reasons LaMichael James and the University of Oregon Ducks will sport revamped, technologically advanced uniforms during their Rose Bowl appearance. Nike says that the numbers change colors when the players move, which is just way to awesome. 5 cool things about the Oregon Ducks new 2012 Rose Bowl uniforms.
NWSportsBeat.com Oregon sports blogger Matthew Martz tells us his reasons and projections for why the 2012 Rose Bowl will be won by the Oregon Ducks football team. A little LaMichael James, Kenjon Barner and De’Anthony Thomas, plus the fact that the Ducks outran the Badgers by nearly 800 yards on the year for starters.
It’s time for the 2012 Rose Bowl between the Oregon Ducks and the Wisconsin Badgers. The matchup in the Rose Bowl – a game between two top-10 teams and each of which was mentioned in preseason national title talk – is highly thought of. Power vs. Speed. Should be a classic. LaMichael James vs. Montee Ball for all the roses.