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Is Oregon QB Vernon Adams ready for the spotlight?

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) In perhaps the ultimate irony of college football's opening weekend, quarterback Vernon Adams makes his debut for Oregon against his former team, Eastern Washington. The No. 7 Ducks face the Big Sky's Eagles on Saturday in Autzen Stadium. Oregon Coach Mark Helfrich says the game is more about how Adams fares with the Ducks than how he fares against his former team...
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Oregon won’t utilize Vernon Adams’s knowledge of EWU

The Oregon Ducks just named graduate transfer Vernon Adams their starting quarterback and there are all kinds of questions revolving around the team’s opening game. The Ducks play the Eastern Washington Eagles to open the season which is where Adams transferred from. According to Mike Skow of KEZI 9 in Eugene, Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich has no plans to utilize Adams’s knowledge...
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Oregon starting QB added to roster two weeks ago

As we head into the final week before college football kicks off, schools are slowly but surely (and some even grudgingly) naming their starters. And as usual, whoever is listed as No.1 in a QB depth chart is of big interest in many schools. On Friday, Oregon released its first official depth chart. Oregon's first depth chart — Andrew Greif (@AndrewGreif...
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Vernon Adams named starting quarterback for Oregon Ducks

Vernon Adams wasted no time claiming the starting quarterback job at Oregon. The graduate transfer was listed as the starter when the Ducks’ depth chart for the season opener against Eastern Washington on Sept. 5 was released Friday. Oregon's first depth chart — Andrew Greif (@AndrewGreif) August 28, 2015 The funny twist to the story is that Adams...
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Oregon Names Transfer Vernon Adams Starting Quarterback

Well, that didn’t take long. After just two weeks on campus, senior transfer Vernon Adams has been named Oregon’s starting quarterback. Adams, who starred at Eastern Washington the past four years before transferring to play for the Ducks, was listed first on the team’s depth chart Friday afternoon. Adams will start the opening game, ironically against Eastern Washington,...
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Vernon Adams is the best option for Oregon football

Oregon Football Vernon Adams has proved two things to the world since he decided to leave Eastern Washington for an opportunity to start for the Oregon Ducks: 1. Math can be really hard.  2. He is a tremendous quarterback and exceptional athlete. Now that the most talked about math test has been passed, Vernon Adams has officially graduated from Eastern Washington and can now...
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Oregon Football Preview: Why The Ducks Can Win The National Title

Editor’s note: This is the 10th in a 15-part series in which we preview college football’s top teams. We’ll be counting down from 15 to one, with the final team, released on Sept. 3 – the day college football starts – serving as our national title pick. 6. Oregon Ducks For the second time in the past five years, the Oregon Ducks are coming off of a national championship...
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Vernon Adams able to join Ducks after passing math class

    The Oregon Ducks received a major boost on Thursday night when they found out that Vernon Adams passed a math class, which allowed him to graduate from Eastern Washington. Adams, who has been an All-American QB at FCS Eastern Washington the past two seasons, was seeking a graduate transfer to Oregon. The first step in that process was actually graduating from EWU, and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Vernon Adams plans to arrive late to Oregon camp

vernon adams ewu oregon After some brief concerns earlier this month over his ability to transfer to Oregon as planned, former Eastern Washington quarterback Vernon Adams is in the process of finishing his coursework at EWU and will look to enroll at Oregon next month, according to The Register-Guard. It doesn’t appear that Adams will be on campus in time for the beginning...
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July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams celebrates first in family to graduate college

Vernon Adams set records at quarterback for Eastern Washington before announcing in February that he would finish out his college career at Oregon. Adams will be eligible immediately for the Ducks because of the fact he has graduated from EWU, a feat he was most proud of.  Adams celebrated receiving his undergraduate degree on Instagram today,declaring that he’s the first person...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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