Oregon football: Watch Marcus Mariota's first INT of the season

VIDEO: Mariota's first INT of the season is worth a second look

11/27/13 in NCAAF   |   Tyler_Waddell   |   426 respect

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota threw his first two interceptions of the season during the Ducks' embarrassing 42-16 loss to Arizona last Saturday, but it didn't pan out the way you would think. Blog Photo - Oregon football: Watch Marcus Mariota's first INT of the season

Instead of making an ill-advised throw on the run or attempting to pinpoint a receiver in triple coverage, two members of the Wildcats' secondary made what could be the defensive play of the year.

Mariota's short pass off a five-yard hitch route went off wide receiver Bralon Addison's hands, seemingly out of bounds. But instead of a wasted snap, cornerback Shaquille Richardson somehow managed to tip the ball back into the field of play and into Scooby Wright's hands.

It was an unbelievable start to what was an abysmal day for Mariota and company.





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