Oregon has produced a number of great running backs over the last few seasons, but the Ducks’ back lineage goes back farther than that. A number of the program’s best rushers hung out in Texas this weekend while rooting on their alma mater at the National Championship. Kenjon Barner, who was at the game with LaMichael James, took a photo with fellow Duck greats Reuben Droughns...
The Philadelphia Eagles are starting to get their ducks in a row for the 2015 NFL season (pun intended.)
According to the team’s official website, they have signed nine players to future contracts, including a couple familiar names from the practice squad. Here’s the complete list:
On Tuesday night the Philadelphia Eagles added another duck to Chip Kelly‘s pond. The team traded a conditional 7th round pick to the Carolina Panthers for former Oregon running back Kenjon Barner:
The @Eagles acquire RB Kenjon Barner in trade with the @Panthers: http://t.co/kZeMm5wuKo pic.twitter.com/Ljg88WIgyy
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) August 20, 2014
The most obvious...
Chip Kelly likes his toys, and he likes them even more when they are former Oregon Ducks. The Eagles acquired the former Oregon running back from the Panthers for a late round pick.
per Eagles official website:
“Kenjon will hopefully bring some depth to both our running back and return positions. He’s obviously a guy I know really well from Oregon, where he had a very productive...