Found November 18, 2011 on
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So apparently 29 players on the Oregon Ducks football team take sign language class. Didn't know it was that popular. Recently they found out that the famous 'O' that fans flash on the regular is really the sign language for the word Vagina. Not really a huge surprise considering the shape that they make.
NY Times “I did the ‘O’ once, and I never did it again,” said LaMichael James, the team’s star running back, who recently injured his right elbow. When discussing this, James spoke quietly so that those nearby would not hear. He would not make the sign. His elbow hurt, he demurred.
Older players recommended the sign language course, players said, because they found it engaging and intuitive — they had grown up using different signing systems on the field. A few players said sign language was a welcome alternative to Spanish, which had been a struggle in high school.
Ummm yea Spanish is hard as hell, wish they offered sign language in High School. I wou...
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Though many Oregon Ducks fans think they’re supporting their team when they throw up the “O,” they’re actually saying something else in sign language. As many Ducks players will tell you, the O in the spade shape actually means vagina in sign language. The New York Times reported this finding, and they say 29 players [...]
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USC Players Mock Lebron is a post from: The College Football Section
Oregon head coach Chip Kelly took the time to answer questions about his team and the USC Trojans in his weekly press conference. Click the link for the video.
• The College GameDay crew break down the USC vs Oregon game and have a couple of favorable predictions...and in case you missed it live, Lee Corso had a moment at the end of the show...• Ted Miller talks about the big Oklahoma St. loss last night and what that might mean for the Ducks assuming they take care of business against USC.And if they win impressively, their bid to...
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Getting ready to head to Eugene, so this will be brief. I'll be mobile tweeting most of the day, with limited internet access unless I can sneak into the pressbox (not likely). Here are the keys to a Duck victory and a #2 ranking with two more weeks to play:
Make Matt Barkley cry
The Ducks have to get pressure on the SC quarterback and disrupt his rhythm, a challenge, because...