KIKO ALONSO RUMORS & GOSSIP
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With the recent success that began with former Oregon football coach Chip Kelly, who led the Ducks to four straight BCS bowl appearances and an appearance in the BCS National Championship game in 2011, there are high expectations every season in Eugene. This past season fans saw some great things happen – the Ducks were undefeated...
As much as the Ducks missed Kiko Alonso and Michael Clay, the offense has missed Kyle Long. His stellar, physical, athletic play at guard is glaringly missing in this year's offense; they haven't had the same consistency without him. Oregon has struggled in pass protection and the running game this season, particularly in the stretch drive, and guard play has been a critical...
From ESPN, a short film about the growing cult following and social media frenzy that follows former Oregon linebacker Kiko Alonso and he continues an exceptional rookie season for the Buffalo Bills.
Today the 3-5 Bills host undefeated Kansas City, currently in the fourth quarter. So far Alonso has 7 tackles, a sack, and 2 tackles for loss, and his team has limited Alex Smith and...
Have you learned of the #LegendofKiko yet? Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso is tied for the league lead in interceptions with four and in tackles with 81. Under the radar right? I know I had no idea Kiko Alonso was putting up dominating stats like that either.
A quiet and unassuming player off the field, his play on it has fans in Buffalo enamored with the rookie from the University...
So the Bills selected a guy who got drunk and broke into a stranger's crib to pass out on their couch. Hilarious! Alright, besides that, I wanted to learn more about Kiko Alonso. So, I reached out to the boys over at The Duck Stops Here and to see what type of drinker player we got.
1) What are his strengths and weaknesses?
Alonso is physical...
Oregon linebacker Kiko Alonso will be a Buffalo Bill next season as he was drafted as the No. 46 player (second round, 14th pick) on Friday evening.
Michael Clay, Dion Jordan and Kiko Alonso are now alums. The backbone of a defense that went 46-7 with four trips to the BCS, striking last year for 26 interceptions and 28 sacks, they've moved on to NFL tryouts and the rest of their lives.
That means Nick Aliotti and Don Pellum have to replace the soul and leadership of a superb unit. It also means they have to replace 226...
There's been a debate brewing regarding the play The Bootleg deemed Stanford's top unheralded
play of this 2012 Rose Bowl run, the one known as the Immaculate
Recovery around these parts. After Oregon's Kiko Alonso stripped
Kevin Hogan in overtime while the Farm Boys were positioning for the
kill, Cardinal nation gasped. Uncertainty has lived over a month
after the fact.
At the halfway point of spring practices, Oregon head coach Chip Kelly discussed what he's seen from his quarterbacks to this point and talked about the ongoing development of senior linebacker, Kiko Alonso.
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PASADENA, Calif. As Kiko Alonso was summoned to the front of a platform at midfield of the Rose Bowl on Monday night, surrounded by confetti, his teammates and cheering fans, he was handed the defensive player of the game trophy by Oregon coach Chip Kelly.
In a far corner of the stadium, Carlos and Monica Alonso knew just what the moment meant to their middle son and to themselves...