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College Inside the Pac: Ducks exhale, Beavers crumble Inside the Pac: Ducks exhale, Beavers crumble
On this week's edition of Inside the Pac, Tom Ward and Collin Harmon break down the Ducks ending their five-game slide with a win over Washington State, while the Beavers gave away a game to the Huskies in Seattle.
College Don Pellum replaces Nick Aliotti as Duck defensive coordinator Don Pellum replaces Nick Aliotti as Duck defensive coordinator
The Ducks have a new defensive coordinator. Head coach Mark Helfrich officially named Don Pellum to the position Tuesday. He replaces Nick Aliotti, who retired as the school’s defensive coordinator after 17 seasons following Oregon's 30-7 win over Texas in the Valero Alamo Bowl.
College Odds good for another #ProDucks Super Bowl Odds good for another #ProDucks Super Bowl (Photo Gallery)
The New England Patriots got a 73-yard touchdown run Saturday from LeGarrette Blount, a former Oregon Duck whose suspension his final season in Eugene allowed a new star - LaMichael James - to take the field.

Depending on how next Sunday's championship games shake out, the former teammates might line up as opponents in the Super Bowl.