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The Oregon Ducks better watch out as it appears the Washington Huskies are trying to lay claim to the best helmets in the land with this flashy new...
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Back in July, we showed you a leaked photo of gold chrome helmets for the Washington Huskies that basically set the world on fire. They were shiny, they were sleek, and they were way different than any other lids that Washington has donned before:
Photo by @Taylor_Losness (deleted since)
We knew that the helmets existed, and Steve Sarkisian confirmed that they would be worn at some...
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez came off the practice field on Tuesday still upset that his players hadn't done enough and were not properly getting ready for Saturday's showdown with No. 16 Washington at Husky Stadium. Arizona, 3-0, is coming off a bye week.
How'd they react to his tongue-lashing?
"I don't care," Rodriguez said. "It...
Prior to kickoff of Saturday's game against Cal, Oregon tweeted out this photo of the Ducks' new, matte black helmets they'll be wearing against the Bears.
…make that three new helmet designs that we were unaware of before today’s slate of games. Oklahoma State and Arizona State have already debuted their new lids – now we’ve got a new black helmet from the kings of uniform upgrades, the Oregon Ducks. The school’s Twitter account posted a picture tonight ahead of the Ducks’ matchup with Cal:
Today’s Oregon uniform will...
The Arizona Wildcats and Washington Huskies will meet on Saturday in a match-up of two undefeated Pac-12 schools.
Husky Stadium in Seattle, WA will play host to the game between Arizona (3-0) and No. 16 Washington (3-0). Coverage of this game will begin at 7:00 pm ET (4:00 pm PT) on FOX.
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Tony James, the speedy all-purpose back from Gainesville, Florida, committed to Oregon on Sunday morning, according to ESPN recruiting analyst Derek Tyson and Justin Hopkins of Duck Territory.
James has to really be sold on the Ducks. He committed after making his official visit the night of some of the worst weather in the school's football history a steady downpour of miserable...
Marcus Mariota threw for two touchdowns and ran for another and No. 2 Oregon defeated California 55-16 on Saturday night in the rain-drenched Pac-12 opener for both teams.
Bralon Addison returned two punts for touchdowns and Byron Marshall ran for 130 yards and two more scores for the Ducks (4-0, 1-0).
The game was played as a strong storm swept across the Pacific Northwest, cutting...
Each week I will be profiling one Heisman Trophy candidate for CBS Local. These profile pieces will be posted every Wednesday or Thursday to each of the local affiliates under the CBS Local network. Odds are if CBS has an affiliate in your neck of the woods, you will see my Heisman Trophy profile available on your local website. The first two profiles that were posted looked at Texas...
With one of the worst nights of weather for an Oregon game since the 1983 Toilet Bowl, the Ducks achieved a much different outcome than they did 30 years ago.
Among the critical differences between then and now are talent, quickness, desire and athleticism: on this treacherous Saturday there were 10 fumbles in the slippery conditions, and the Ducks recovered 8 of them, four of Cal...
With De'Anthony Thomas injured on the opening kickoff, Bralon Addison, Byron Marshall, Thomas Tyner and the Oregon defense sparked a 55-10 win that was short on artistry but long on guts and heart.
The defense applied relentless pressure and swarming pursuit, striking for 5 turnovers. Addison tied a school record with two punt returns for touchdowns. Marshall ran 19 times for...
EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon corner back Ifo Ekpre-Olomu answers media questions following Oregon's 55-16 win over California on Sept. 28, 2013 at Autzen Stadium.
EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota responds to media questions following Oregon's 55-16 win over California on Sept. 28, 2013 at Autzen Stadium.
In-game notes taken while working the game for Duck Sports Authority:
Wogan blasts one 8 yards deep, touchback. That's going to be a huge weapon when they face dangerous returners.
Bears first throw underneath to Harper for 6 yards. They'll be looking to dink and dunk the Ducks all night, but very difficult to do that successfully.
1-6 start for Mariota passing, again...
Marcus Mariota says Thomas Tyner improves every day in practice and he's going to be a special player.
Aliotti gives grudging praise to his defense, noting they only allowed one explosion play a pass for 33 yards ("on an all-out blitz, a mistake by the coordinator"). Cal's longest run was for 13 yards, and the Ducks held them, with aid from the miserable weather...
Fans love sports for the Rudy stories and "Hoosiers"-style tales of underdogs that could, but this isn't one of those stories. Cal is young team with a first-year quarterback and a beat-up defense, thin in the secondary with two defensive ends out for the year. Marcus Mariota and the Oregon offense will shred them.
Offensively, the visiting Bears will try to raid...