Found December 04, 2012 on
Oregon Sports News:
Chip Kelly and his future on the sidelines in Eugene is the worst kept secret this side of a Kardashian’s affinity for celebrity, and people never tire of talking about it.
Since last January’s Tampa flirtation, the Oregon Ducks Head Football Coach’s tenure at the University of Oregon has been tenuous at best. Neither the fact that he chose to turn down the job, nor his reasons for doing just that have stopped people from speculating that his heart is in the “league,” and it’s not “if” regarding his departure, but “when” said departure will occur.
One needn’t be John Nash from A Beautiful Mind to compute the equation equaling Chaz’ “exit stage left.” While surprising at the time, the Tampa scenario did paint a picture of a coach reaching for the next rung of a professional ladder he was climbing at an unprecedented level. It was only 5 years ago that a portly, unrecognizable coach named Chip arrived on the scene in Eugene to salvage the career of a once promising re
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These days everyone has an opinion on what Chip Kelly's future will hold. The consensus is that by this time next year, Kelly will be roaming the sidelines of an NFL team. However, what if Kelly held out a little longer? What possibilities could be looming down the road?
It seems the list of possible destinations for Kelly this offseason will be extensive. It’s almost...
IT STARTS WITH A #2
A careful look around the sporting landscape reveals the difference between good and great.
Good is good enough. A #2 rolls with the punches and works the problem, a winner who barely runs out of time in losses.
Great goes beyond the pale. A #1 warps time and space to create a world of need where winning fulfills everything and losing is the...
With reports of Oregon Head Coach Chip Kelly making visits to recruits in the Portland area on Tuesday, the Oregon Ducks will start preparation for the 2013 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl on Friday.
Etched against a lead-cold, carbon grey November sky, the rumors flew like tracer fire, hell-bent on bringing to ground a twisted shard of truth.
Chip Kelly's a lock for the NFL.
He's already been in talks with the GM at Philadelphia.
Ex-Ducks Casey Matthews and Chad Peppars endorsed the Twitter scuttlebutt and then recanted. He is or he isn't. The rumors persist...
1. Stanford (11-2) Cardinals handle UCLA on the Farm to win the PAC-12 championship. If not for that loss to Washington and a questionable call at Notre Dame, the Cardinal could be playing for the national championship. David Shaw deserves coach of the year honors in the PAC-12. Next up: Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl.2. Oregon (11-1) Idle this week. Ducks await BCS bowl berth...
The menu of college football bowl matchups, announced Sunday, looks quite appetizing.
Bovada has picked the four bowls that should produce the best entertainment value. Here’s a look at the games all fans should put on their holiday season must-watch list.
2013 Fiesta Bowl: Oregon Ducks vs. Kansas State Wildcats — Thursday, Jan. 3
Odds: Oregon -9
This is a game that is compelling...