Oregon wins Rose Bowl 45-38

Darron Thomas passed for three touchdowns, De'Anthony Thomas scored on runs of 91 and 64 yards, and the No. 6 Ducks held off Wisconsin 45-38 in the highest-scoring Rose Bowl ever played.

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates after the Ducks 45-38 victory against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates after the Ducks 45-38 victory against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates with teammates after an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates with teammates after an 11-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Linebacker Kiko Alonso #47 of the Oregon Ducks intercepts a pass in front of tight end Jacob Pedersen #48 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second half at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Linebacker Kiko Alonso #47 of the Oregon Ducks intercepts a pass in front of tight end Jacob Pedersen #48 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second half at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back De'Anthony Thomas #6 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates with Nick Cody #61 after Thomas scores on a 64-yard touchdown run in the third quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back De'Anthony Thomas #6 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates with Nick Cody #61 after Thomas scores on a 64-yard touchdown run in the third quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back Kenjon Barner #24 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over teammate David Paulson #42 in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back Kenjon Barner #24 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over teammate David Paulson #42 in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks runs after a catch past Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the fourth quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks runs after a catch past Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the fourth quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Offensive lineman Carson York #77 of the Oregon Ducks is carted off the field after an injury in the second half as the Ducks take on the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Offensive lineman Carson York #77 of the Oregon Ducks is carted off the field after an injury in the second half as the Ducks take on the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Defensive lineman Louis Nzegwu #93 of the Wisconsin Badgers returns a fumble by Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks for a 33-yards and a touchdown in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Defensive lineman Louis Nzegwu #93 of the Wisconsin Badgers returns a fumble by Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks for a 33-yards and a touchdown in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back De'Anthony Thomas #6 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates with Nick Cody #61 after Thomas scores on a 64-yard touchdown run in the third quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back De'Anthony Thomas #6 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates with Nick Cody #61 after Thomas scores on a 64-yard touchdown run in the third quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back Kenjon Barner #24 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over teammate David Paulson #42 in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Running back Kenjon Barner #24 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over teammate David Paulson #42 in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks runs after a catch past Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the fourth quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks runs after a catch past Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the fourth quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Offensive lineman Carson York #77 of the Oregon Ducks is carted off the field after an injury in the second half as the Ducks take on the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Offensive lineman Carson York #77 of the Oregon Ducks is carted off the field after an injury in the second half as the Ducks take on the Wisconsin Badgers at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Defensive lineman Louis Nzegwu #93 of the Wisconsin Badgers returns a fumble by Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks for a 33-yards and a touchdown in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Defensive lineman Louis Nzegwu #93 of the Wisconsin Badgers returns a fumble by Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks for a 33-yards and a touchdown in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Defensive lineman Louis Nzegwu #93 of the Wisconsin Badgers returns a fumble by Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks for a 33-yards and a touchdown in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Defensive lineman Louis Nzegwu #93 of the Wisconsin Badgers returns a fumble by Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducks for a 33-yards and a touchdown in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Wide receiver Lavasier Tuinei #80 of the Oregon Ducks catches a three-yard touchdown pass in front of Marcus Cromartie #14 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the second quarter at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Quarterback Russell Wilson #16 of the Wisconsin Badgers is knocked out of bounds in the second quarter against the Oregon Ducks at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio - Wisconsin v Oregon
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 02: Tight end David Paulson #42 of the Oregon Ducks leaps over a Wisconsin Badgers defender in the second quarter for a 10-yard gain at the 98th Rose Bowl Game on January 2, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

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