EUGENE – University of Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota was voted the Ducks’ Most Inspirational Player (Wilford Gonyea Award) in addition to sharing the team’s Most Outstanding Player honors (Skeie’s Award) with senior defensive lineman Taylor Hart at the school’s annual football awards reception Saturday in Autzen Stadium’s Club at Autzen.
by Jeff Newcomb
Let's all take a deep breath. Repeat after me: 10-2 is a good season. 10-2 is a good season.There. That wasn't so hard, was it? There is a lot to be thankful for this season, and no Duck fan should be without his or her pride as the team heads into bowl season.
Think not? Fine, let's get a grip and see just what we have to be thankful for...
TUCSON -- Oregon senior defensive lineman Taylor Hart answers reporter's questions following Oregon's 42-16 loss to Arizona on 11/23/13.
He came from a small school in Northern California, the son of walnut ranchers and the oldest of three sons. Johnny Mundt grew up working on the farm, a story like Taylor Hart, who grew up working in his grandfather's lumber yard. He's dated the same girl for two and a half years.
In high school, he was a 3.8 student. He played tight end and linebacker. The Crusaders ran...
This morning Oregon released the football depth chart for the Nicholls game.
WR 16 Daryle Hawkins Sr. 6-4 198 or 11 Bralon Addison So. 5-10 181
LT 64 Tyler Johnstone So. 6-6 277 62 Matt Pierson So. 6-6 267
LG 63 Mana Greig Sr. 5-11 287 72 Andre Yruretagoyena So. 6-5 284
C 55 Hroniss Grasu Jr. 6-3 297 78 Karrington Armstrong Sr. 6-3 277
RG 54 Hamani...
Relentless and committed, Taylor Hart runs a 4.87 40 at 6-6, 292. Last season the Webfoot defensive tackle/strongside defensive end was more productive than Dion Jordan, who went #3 in the NFL draft.
Hart, a throwback to relentless high-motor, work ethic guys like Nick Reed and Brandon Bair, led all Duck defensive linemen in 2012 with 40 tackles, 24 solo, 11 tackles for loss, 8...