Instant analysis: Impressions from Huskies' dramatic loss to Oregon

Action from the Washington Huskies’ rivalry game against the Oregon Ducks on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 at Husky Stadium. (Dean Rutz, Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times)
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The Huskies dominated the Ducks defense … until they didn't. Jacob Eason and Co. weren't able to put away Oregon when it mattered, and it came back to haunt them.

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FILE – In this Sept. 8, 2019, file photo, Baltimore Ravens free safety Earl Thomas (29) intercepts a pass, as Miami Dolphins wide receiver DeVante Parker (11), attempts to tackle, during the first half at an NFL football game, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Over the course of nine NFL seasons with the Seattle Seahawks, Earl Thomas picked off 28 passes, earned a Super Bowl ring and was selected to the Pro Bowl six times. Those are some of the memories the standout safety will take across the country before he faces former team on Sunday as a member of the Baltimore Ravens.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File) NY162 NY162
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