The Washington Huskies look to be positioning themselves as the larger-than-life villains of the Pac-12…at least, that’s the feel that a recent official hype video gives off. The video uses audio of Tom Hardy’s “Bane” from The Dark Knight Rises.
Chris Petersen has come to major conference football not as a conqueror, but as a liberator, to free the people of Seattle from the largely mediocre football they’ve experienced since the turn of the century.
If Washington is Bane, does that make Oregon Batman? With all of the fancy gadgets, it fits.