Oregon's speed, space a lethal combo

Originally Published: October 27, 2010
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

No. 2 Oregon isn't the first unconventional offense to post offensive numbers on steroids. Two decades ago, Houston used the run-and-shoot to grab victories, headlines and, in the case of quarterback Andre Ware, the 1989 Heisman. In the past decade, coach Mike Leach of Texas Tech spread the field and, if the scoreboard is any measure, confirmed that 50 is the new 30.

But there's a different feel about coach Chip Kelly's Oregon Ducks. The statistics are similar. They are first in the nation ...

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