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BOULDER, Colo. – The Colorado Buffaloes pulled a trick play with a halfback pass for a touchdown, but the Oregon Ducks relied on what they have done all year by scoring six times and went into the half leading 43-16. Marcus Mariota threw for three touchdowns and ran two additional TDs to put the Ducks out in front comfortably. Freshman Thomas Tyner also recorded a score in the first quarter.
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Marcus Mariota threw a season-high five touchdown passes – three in the first half to go along with two rushing scores – as the visiting Ducks won their 32nd straight game against an unranked opponent.
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Earlier in the year, I wrote an article about the Ducks’ 2013 prospects without Chip Kelly at the helm. I guessed that the talent of our athletes would hold true despite some scheme changes, and that the blueprint for success at our school had already been laid. Now that I have had a chance to observe some of the fine points of new head coach...
Oregon State had good success throwing to the tight end against the Buffalo defense, hook routes at the sticks, flat routes at the goal line, drag routes. So far Lyerla's junior season has been one of frustration, nagging injury, illness and false starts, and he's too talented to waste. The Ducks have three very talented tight ends and a four one with good work...
Not bad, Ducks. Not bad.
What a performance by the Ducks Saturday. Mariota, an early Heisman Trophy favorite, passed for 261 yards in the first half and Oregon racked up 415 total yards prior to the break en route to a 43-16 lead.
The Ducks have scored 31 of their 39 offensive touchdowns on drives of less than two minutes, including 5-of-8 against the Buffaloes.
They put up some...
After being suspended for the Colorado game, Oregon Ducks tight end Colt Lyerla has withdrawn from the school altogether - although he does so on good terms.
BOULDER, Colo. -- Oregon wide receiver Josh Huff talks about Oregon's 57-16 win over Colorado on Oct. 5, 2013. Huff had five catches for 103 yards and two TDs.
The Pac-12 Conference named Marcus Mariota as the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Colorado last Saturday. Mariota set a personal record of by scoring seven touchdowns (five passing, two rushing) against the Buffaloes in Oregon's 57-16 win.
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Two Pac-12 schools will meet on Saturday when the Oregon Ducks and Colorado Buffaloes match-up.
Alas, not all Pac-12 schools are created equal and the No. 2 Oregon Ducks will be looking to move their record to 5-0. Colorado (2-1) is coming off a blowout loss to Oregon State.
Coverage of the game between the Oregon Ducks and Colorado Buffaloes will air on...
Marcus Mariota threw five touchdown passes and ran for two scores as No. 2 Oregon brushed off some early trickery to rout Colorado 57-16 on Saturday.
The Ducks' sophomore connected for two touchdowns each with Josh Huff and Bralon Addison, and played only 2 1/2 quarters.
The Buffaloes had Folsom Field in a frenzy when they kept things tight early on, but the crowd didn'...
BOULDER, Colo. – Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota set a personal record of seven touchdowns scored (five passing, two running) in Oregon’s 57-16 win over the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on the campus of the University of Colorado on Saturday.
Washington lost a heartbreaker last night to the No. 5 Stanford Cardinal, dropping 31-28 in Palo Alto. However, the Huskies don’t have time to sulk, as they take on an equally formidable opponent next week: the Oregon Ducks. In fact, that is the marquee game of week seven of college football, and it was just announced that ESPN’s College GameDay will be making the trip to Seattle...
Oregon coach Mark Helfrich doesn't fret the lack of fourth-quarter play or pressure for sophomore quarterback Marcus Mariota.
''I think every time you step on the field is a high-pressure situation. I think first-and-10 at the 20 in the first quarter is a high-pressure situation,'' said Helfrich, who took over the Ducks Dynasty when Chip Kelly left for the Philadelphia...
The Second Ranked Oregon Ducks (5-0, 2-0) dominated the Colorado Buffaloes (2-2, 0-2) for an easy win 57-16. Marcus Mariota threw for 355 yards and 5 TDs on just 16 completions. He also added 2 TDs on the ground. Oregon now has scored at least 55 points in 5 straight games.
The Pac 12 Conference Championship and a likely spot in the National Championship game could come down to...
ESPN’s College GameDay crew is is headed out to Spokane for the Washington Huskies’ big-time home showdown against the Oregon Ducks.
Can Byron Marshall and Thomas Tyner break away?
The two young running backs did a solid job after star De'Anthony Thomas went down on the opening kickoff in the Cal game, but they did have four fumbles between them. The Ducks kept three but the Colorado defense has certainly being instructed to rip and strip all this week, knowing DAT is likely out and these two shifty, dangerous...