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Old 09-20-2012, 12:32 PM   #68
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Originally Posted by volleygirl View Post
Lucky that Alabamas taken to the flashy unis to keep drawing in the 5 star recruits huh? If they had some boring unis, theres no way they could beat the teams with the dope unis.
That's not my point at all.

When you're not a traditional football power (Alabama, LSU, USC, ND, Michigan and some others), it's harder to recruit blue chip kids. Oregon has differentiated themselves with uniforms. They're eye catching, and they get a lot of buzz...Any press is good press in this regard. The fact that we have a locker room that rivals most in the NFL, the connection with Nike, the speed of the offense and the teams success obviously also help immensely.

It's clearly working for Oregon. In the last 12 years the program has gone from a perennial bottom dwellar to a perennial top 10 program.
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