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Oregon Football: Will De’Anthony Thomas make an NFL impact

Thomas could help an NFL team as an offensive weapon A black mamba has electric moves, dazzling speed, dizzying agility and a lethal bite. The Oregon Ducks had a black mamba of their own in running back De’Anthony Thomas. Now the NFL will soon have its own black mamba after Thomas is drafted onto an NFL team in May. Thomas, deemed “black mamba” as a teenager by Snoop Dog, was...
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

LaMichael James spent his draft day with Willie Lyles

The 49ers used the 61st pick of the NFL Draft on Friday to add Oregon’s LaMichael James to their crowded backfield. It was a big day (as evidenced by the logjam of messages on his phone) for James, and there to share the moment with him was none other than Willie Lyles, the very man at the center of the NCAA’s ongoing investigation into alleged recruiting violations by the Ducks...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

LaMichael James goes hydrobiking in L.A.

Is that LaMichael James hydrobiking? Watch as LaMichael takes to LaWaters in LA for a little pre-combine stress reliever. James surprised some unsuspecting fans along the coast by “boosting his swag” and taking his talents to the bay. It will be interesting to see how LaMichael’s aquatic training method translates into the NFL game.
Via Sweater Punch
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Oregon's James declares for the NFL Draft

Oregon running back LaMichael James says he is skipping his senior year and declaring himself eligible for the NFL Draft. In a statement released Friday by the Ducks, James says he has not hired an agent. A 5-foot-9, 195-pound All-American, James rushed for a school-record 1,805 yards this season despite missing two games with a dislocated right elbow. He led the nation with an...
Via Fox Sports
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

LaMichael James headed to the NFL

The Ducks may be De'Anthony Thomas's team now, as Oregon's prolific tailback has declared him eligible for April's NFL Draft. 

Via Next Impulse Sports
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Oregon RB LaMichael James Gets Scared On Space Mountain (Picture)

For University of Oregon star running back LaMichael James, he and some of the University of Oregon football team made a trip to Disneyland during their stay in Los Angeles for the Rose Bowl. LaMichael and some teammates decided to trip down Space Mountain and below the picture proof that LaMichael was a little scared: (Courtesy of Larry Brown Sports)
Via Outside the Boxscore
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss

LaMichael James says the Ducks are hungry, and that is a very good sign

Hunger is good. Hunger makes you strong, makes your senses sharp, gives you energy and focus. LaMichael James says the Ducks are hungry for a bowl win this year, and they are practicing with great intensity. After practice yesterday he told Ken Goe of the Oregonian: "It's like we haven't ate in two years," UO running back LaMichael James said. "We lost two...
Via The Duck Stops Here
December 18, 2011  |  Discuss

James makes Camp AA Team

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- University of Oregon running back LaMichael James has been named to the 2011 Walter Camp All-America Team, his second such honor this week.
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

5 Top College Football Games to Watch – Week 14

League championships are up for grabs starting tonight in Eugene, OR, as UCLA visits heavily-favored Oregon (-31).  I don’t see a lot of support for the underdogs this weekend…talking to colleagues around the country, it looks like the favorites will win each of the five games I will highlight.  Whether or not they will cover…that’s another story. Here are the 5 Top College...
December 02, 2011  |  Discuss

5 reasons the Ducks LaMichael James will go PRO

Most fans in Oregon will tell you he's proven all he can in College football, and its time to cast his lot for the NFL. LaMichael James has two games left to further proove himself at the College level. James came back to the Oregon Ducks last season mainly to put on weight to show he can endure the rigors of the NFL. Fact: He is one of the best running-backs in the country.
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
December 01, 2011  |  Discuss
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