Originally posted on The Duck Stops Here  |  Last updated 7/30/12

With a week until preseason camp opens, there's no time for paens to winning the day.

2012 could set up like 2010.  The Ducks return a strong lineup but have some big question marks. Like 2010 they're blessed with a favorable early schedule, no big tests out of conference. This year they don't leave the Northwest in the first five games, four in Autzen, and a neutral site game with Washington State at Century Link Field in Seattle.

1. Does the offense lose productivity without LaMichael James and Darron Thomas?

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