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UCLA's defense played a big part in win over Texas
UCLA's defense played a big part in win over Texas

Buried a bit under the feel-good story that was UCLA quarterback Jerry Neuheisel this last week were no-break, no-bend defensive moments. The Bruins made two stands, which had as much a part in UCLA's 20-17 victory over Texas as Neuheisel's 33-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Payton. It was a big moment for a defense that was maligned after a shoddy performance against Memphis. "With Memphis, you had a team who knew they had to scheme around you," UCLA defensive lineman Eddie Vanderdoes said. "They knew they couldn't run traditional stuff. They ran stuff we weren't looking for. A team like Texas, there's a lot of pride. It's, 'This is what...

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