Found October 23, 2013 on Sports Injury Alert:
The Oregon Ducks will have another offensive weapon back in the lineup this Saturday against UCLA, as junior running back De’Anthony Thomas is expected play after missing the past four games with an injury to his ankle. Jason Quick from The Oregonian has the details: Oregon star De’Anthony Thomas on Monday said he returned to practice and said he “should” play Saturday when the No. 2 Ducks play host to No. 12 UCLA at Autzen Stadium. “I’m ready. I’m hungry and ready to get back on the field,’’ Thomas said. Thomas has only played in three games thus far, accumulating 338 yards and six touchdowns. The Ducks have still been successful on offense without Thomas, but it won’t hurt to have him back against what is arguably their toughest challenge of the season against Jim Mora’s Bruins. If Thomas can return to form and help lead Oregon to the victory, it could allow the Ducks to jump Florida State and move up to the second spot in the BCS rankings.

Oregon Ducks fan leaves ridiculous voicemail ripping Ducks’ pink helmets

This is one of those things that you have to listen to or you might not believe it’s real.  An anonymous Oregon Ducks fan called Rob Moseley, the editor of the school’s athletics website,, on Friday and left this absurd voicemail.  Some of the classic quotes include: “Now they’re going to politicize and feminize the game of football?” the caller asks. ...

Pigeon takes up spot in front of camera filming Oregon Ducks football practice (pic)

Meet our new pigeon friend. He likes to block our remote camera to get a good view of practice. His name is Timothy. — Oregon Video (@QuackVideo) October 22, 2013 Here’s a photo of a bird marring the view from a remote camera inside Autzen Stadium that the Oregon Ducks use to get a […]The post Pigeon takes up spot in front of camera filming Oregon...

Pink Oregon Helmet Signed by Phil Knight Going For Over $10K

The Oregon Ducks are known for two things--crazy, fast paced offenses and the most fashion-forward uniforms in organized sports. They proved that once again last Saturday when they sported the pink gear in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness. Part of the plan was to auction off 25 of the pink helmets--some of them autographed-- to raise funds for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund. ...

Colt Lyerla arrested for cocaine possession

Colt Lyerla was arrested in Lane County, Ore., on Wednesday for cocaine possession, according to the Register Guard. The arrest comes less than three weeks after it was announced the tight end would be leaving the Oregon Ducks football program. Lyerla reportedly was arrested near 7th Ave. and Polk St. in Eugene, which is where […]

Forget the Shadow--the Oregon Pigeon Knows What Evil Lurks in the Hearts of Men

You have to love social media and folks with a lot of time on their hands. Apparently this little guy was spotted eye-balling the Oregon Ducks at practice. A picture was taken and in the day or so that it has been online Timothy--that's what the Oregon video folks are calling him--he's become pretty darn popular. No word yet on whether he's a plant by Nick Saban. ...

Photo: Pigeon gets birds-eye view of Oregon practice

The Oregon Ducks are playing so well right now, everyone wants a look. Oregon's video department tweeted this picture of a pigeon blocking a remote camera.

Former Oregon TE Colt Lyerla arrested for cocaine possession

Months after walking away from the Oregon Ducks football program, former tight end Colt Lyerla was arrested on charges of cocaine possession.

Photo: Curious pigeon blocks Oregon Ducks practice camera

This was the scene through the lens of one of the Oregon Ducks practice cameras on Tuesday. As you can see, this little guy had a bird's eye view of the action, and was perhaps spying on the practice to figure out how to stop Oregon's high octane offense. The Ducks will welcome the No. 12 UCLA Bruins to Eugene on Saturday. Via The Big Lead

Former Oregon TE Colt Lyerla Arrested For Cocaine Possession

Less than a month after leaving the Oregon Ducks football team, promising tight end Colt Lyerla has been arrested by the Lane County Sheriffs Department for possession of cocaine and interfering with a police officer. H/T: USA Today Sports Police observed Lyerla, 20, snorting what appeared to be a white powdery substance in a parked vehicle in Eugene, according to the report, and...

Unquiet on the Western Front: Keanon Love, Ka'Deem Carey, Colorado, and more.

Unquiet on the Western Front - Your Pac-12, Mountain West, and BYU extravaganza.  Lowe and behold. Jason Quick profiles Oregon wide receiver Keanon Lowe. (The Oregonian) I've seen the future, and it will be. Jack Follman predicts an Oregon vs. Alabama BCS title game, and a Stanford vs. Ohio State Rose Bowl. (Pacific Takes) Carey On Wayward Son.  Arizona running...

Post Practice 10/22/13: Everett Benyard

EUGENE -- Oregon offensive lineman Everett Benyard talks with Erik Skopil of about the upcoming Oregon-UCLA game on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at Autzen Stadium with kickoff time of 4 p.m.

Post Practice 102213: Christian French

EUGENE -- Oregon defensive end Christian French takes time after practice on Tuesday to speak with Erik Skopil about the upcoming Oregon-UCLA game on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at Autzen Stadium.

UCLA could rebound in a big way against No.2 Ducks

Jim Mora wants to make sure one loss doesn't derail UCLA. The No. 12 Bruins, coming off a disheartening loss to Stanford, have a chance for redemption - in a big way - against the No. 2 Oregon Ducks this Saturday. ''I don't think any one game ever really defines you. Whether you've arrived or you're not very good or whatever, I think it's your body of...

True freshmen making big impact for Bruins

LOS ANGELES -- Jim Mora's first recruiting class could be tough to beat. The class of 2013 has been one of the best in UCLA's recent history and one of the best in the country. Both lines have seen contributions coming from true freshmen and the Bruins' defense has especially benefited from the play of linebacker Myles Jack and defensive lineman Eddie Vanderdoes. Recently...

UCLA-Oregon Preview

UCLA coach Jim Mora has told NFL scouts that Oregon star Marcus Mariota will be a star at the next level. Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley is also projected to play in the NFL, but he may be dealing with a patchwork offensive line again as he enters off a rough effort. These star quarterbacks meet Saturday in Eugene, and the second-ranked Ducks expect running back De'Anthony...
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