10/14/2011 05:53 pm ET Updated Dec 14, 2011

Oregon vs Arizona State: Why the Ducks Will Survive LaMichael James' Injury

LaMichael James was just finishing his third consecutive game of rushing for over 200 yards when, for one of the only times this year, he fumbled the ball close to the goal line and went down.

Though many thought nothing of it at first, LaMichael did not get up from the ground and instead remained there writhing in pain.