If you have a couple minutes to kill this morning at work, there's an interesting read for college football fans in the Wall Street Journal.
clocked how long it takes Oregon
and other top-ranked football schools between plays on offense. And the paper found
the Ducks, heading into this week's game against USC
, aren't the fastest-operating team with an average time between plays of about 23 seconds. (The norm in college football is about 34 seconds.) The fastest-team-in-America distinction goes to Oklahoma, which averages about 21 seconds between plays.
The paper does conclude that Oregon has the "sport's pre-eminent attack" and picks the Ducks to win 38-27
OK, back to work.
(Image above by Hawk Krall