Found December 30, 2011 on
TEAMS: Oregon Ducks
The Huskies (7-5, 1-0) and Oregon Ducks (10-3, 1-0) will pop the corks early for New Year's Eve in a 7:00 p.m. showdown that will be telecast nationally on ESPN2.

Oregon lineman saves choking fan

Oregon lineman Mark Asper was in prime position to deliver the Heimlich maneuver on a Duck fan choking on a rib at a team dinner in California ahead of the Rose Bowl, The Register-Guard reported Thursday. Asper put his full 325-pound weight into the technique to dislodge the meat from fellow diner Paul Diamond's throat Wednesday evening at the traditional Beef Bowl being hosted...

Oregon’s 2nd and 3rd Ground Weapons: Kenjon Barner and Darron Thomas

The Quack Attack is largely built on short, fast guys who will beat anyone at setting the edge. Once they turn the corner against you, you’re done. Chip Kelly has made the Oregon Ducks into an offensive juggernaut by recruiting and molding the perfect guys to fit his system. The focal point of the Oregon Ducks offense is tailback LaMichael James, last year’s Doak Walker Award...

LaMichael James Displays Face of Terror While Riding Space Mountain at Disneyland (Photo)

The Oregon football team made a stop at Disneyland in advance of its Rose Bowl appearance. And while there, running back LaMichael James experienced the sheer terror of Space Mountain. James went for a spin on the famous roller coaster alongside teammate Kenjon Barner. Barner was able to keep his composure for the most part, but James appears to have been a bit rattled. Barner tweeted...

Nine big Oregon players were trapped in a little hotel elevator

Oregon's trip to California for the Rose Bowl has been nothing short of an adventure — and there are still four days until the game. The Ducks were caught on camera fearing for their lives on various roller coasters at Disneyland on Tuesday and offensive lineman Mark Asper used the Heimlich Maneuver to save a choking man during Wednesday night's Beef Bowl at the original...

Oregon Lineman Performs Heimlich Maneuver to Help Choking Man

Mark Asper is a mammoth of a human being. At 6’7” and 325 pounds, he’s an offensive lineman (you could’ve guessed that) on the Rose Bowl-bound Oregon Ducks. And although size is typically what Asper depends on when it comes to his play on the field, on Thursday night he relied on something much, much [...]


Fans knew that Oregon would debut snazzy new uniforms for the Rose Bowl game, but Wisconsin too has revealed a new set of on-field threads to be worn in Pasedena. As the teams battle on the gridiron on January 2nd, Nike and adidas will battle on the fashion front. Oregon is constantly drawing attention due to their ever-changing Nike uniforms and they alter their stylng several...

Ducks' Mark Asper Rescues Choker at Lawry's 'Beef Bowl'

Los Angeles, CA -- Lawry's The Prime Rib is a high-end, gourmet restaurant that hosts teams prior to the Rose Bowl for a dinner tagged Lawry's 'Beef Bowl.' Yesterday? Oregon's Mark Asper rescued a... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Video: Pellum evaluates LB personnel

As the Oregon Ducks prepare for the Rose Bowl, Duck Sports Authority spoke with LB coach Don Pellum to get his thoughts on the progress of his unit.

Buckner set to announce

The Oregon Ducks have five DL recruits in the class of 2012, but they would like another. DeForest Buckner is set to announce his decision at the Semper Fidelis Bowl.
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