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Good, but not uplifting write up. What Went Wrong: It's easy to lay the blame for the Big 12's...

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Good, but not uplifting write up. What Went Wrong: It's easy to lay the blame for the Big 12's worst total offense at the feet of the quarterbacks, Cody Hawkins and Tyler Hansen, who split duties and took an equal share of the blame as two of the three least-efficient regulars passers in the conference. (They were joined at the bottom only by Kansas State's Grant Gregory.) The pair barely completed half of their passes, tossed a league-high 18 interceptions and averaged a league-low 5.7 yards per pass, almost a shot-for-shot remake of the same duo's 2008 struggles. But they hardly had a chance behind an offensive line that allowed more sacks than all but three other teams nationally and earned fewer yards per carry than all but four. Eight opponents dropped Hawkins and/or Hansen at least three times -- including Missouri, which racked up eight sacks, and Texas A&M, which notched seven -- and four Big 12 backs ran for more yards individually than the Buffs gained on the ground as a team. Road to Recovery: No relief for hard times at Colorado - Dr. Saturday - NCAAF Blog - Yahoo! Sports