2015 Rose Bowl

Thurs., Jan. 1 at 2 PT
TV: ESPN | Pasadena, California

Marcus Mariota's mom wants him to shave his beard


You could say it's really growing on him.

When the Ducks arrived at Disneyland on Saturday afternoon, Pac-12 Networks' Yogi Roth confirmed that the shadow on Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota's face had nothing to do with the five-o'clock hour. The 2014 Heisman Trophy winner spent the holidays with his family, and resurfaced in SoCal sporting what some are calling a beard.

But, evidently, it's not such a big hit with mom. Will Marcus lead the Ducks into the Rose Bowl in full grizzly glory— or will he 'shave' the best for last? Here's how a few on Twitter reacted to the new look:


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