Found January 30, 2012 on The Duck Stops Here:
PLAYERS: Darron Thomas
TEAMS: Oregon Ducks
The Ducks have 19 verbal commits, including the newest and splashiest one, Arik Armstead. Counting Darron Thomas' full ride they have about six more scholarships to award. Here are the targets for those crucial six additions: Shaq Thompson The 6-2, 215-lb. safety is deciding between Washington, Oregon and Cal. Speculation centers around  Washington as Thompson just took a weekend visit there, has a close friend on the team, and has developed a bond with new Washington coach Tosh Lupoi. Bralon Addison and Chance Allen The two swift, athletic wide receivers visited Oregon this week and are childhood friends, playing at rival schools a few miles from each other in Missouri City, Texas. Both originally committed to other schools but came away impressed by their Oregon visit. Shane Brostek Profiled Sunday in The Duck Stops Here, Brostek is a 6-3, 300-lb. offensive lineman from Hawaii with tremendous agility for his size, able to pull, slide-step and block downfield, a great fit...

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What Arik Armstead's commitment means for the Ducks

It means the Ducks have another big, strong body at the defensive end position, a spot where they were thin in numbers. Armstead is, at last report, 6-8, 295. He has good quickness and strength, so he's an excellent candidate to join the rotation at Terrell Turner's strong side defensive end spot as a true freshman. He's enrolling for spring term and will be able to participate...

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Ausherman Picks Ducks

The Oregon Ducks picked up a replacement for the departed Jackson Rice when Dylan Ausherman, 6-3, 180, a sophomore at the College of the Sequoias and the Chris Sailor kicking camps, announced via Twitter his intentions to commit.

Ducks Pick Up First 5-Star's No. 1 offensive lineman and No. 2 overall student athlete in the 2012 recruiting class, Arik Armstead has selected the Oregon Ducks as his choice for the school he will enroll. Armstead made his announcement today.

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Video analysis: Armstead chooses Ducks

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