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Quick hitters: Where's the D?

Lack of defense in the bowls to date has "The Rematch" looking better and better

Updated: January 3, 2012, 4:17 PM ET
By Steve Bisheff | We Are SC
LOS ANGELES -- They're only bowl season opinions, but at least they're all mine:

• Bring on LSU and Alabama. I'm ready for anyone who can play a little defense.

[+] EnlargeCourtney Upshaw
Al Messerschmidt/Getty ImagesWatching Courtney Upshaw and the Alabama defense play LSU will be a treat after the lack of defense in most bowls to date.
• I'm still rubbing my eyes from the zillion yards Washington coughed up against Baylor in San Antonio. I wasn't surprised the defensive staff was fired the next day. I was surprised it wasn't dismissed at halftime. Seriously, that was the single worst defense (442 yards rushing!) I've ever seen. And I've seen a few.

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