We played very opportunistic defense against a very average Baylor offense this week. The wind played nasty tricks with the passing game and we came out definite winners with four interceptions while the Bears were saddled with several drops by their own receivers. It was still a seven point game with seven minutes left when we turned one oskie into great field position and another into a quick six when Marcus took it ninety one yards to paydirt. Here are the grades:
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