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Can Royce Freeman win Pac-12 Offensive POY Award?

While Oregon may have the best collection of wide receivers and running backs in the country, there is one player that stands above the rest: RB Royce Freeman.The sophomore sensation burst onto the scene in 2014 as a freshman. In his first campaign as a Duck, Freeman ran for 1,365 yards and scored 18 touchdowns on the ground. For his play, Freeman was named the Pac-12's offensive...
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why Oregon is still the favorite in the Pac-12

Coming off of a 13-2 season in which they won the Pac-12 title and Rose Bowl, the Ducks are riding high into 2015, despite the fact that their without their Heisman-winning QB Marcus Mariota. The Pac-12 Media poll won't be released until Thursday morning, but it's a safe assumption that the Ducks will once again be favored to capture the conference title. But why?SB Nation's Bill...
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Royce Freeman, DeForest Buckner named to CFB Top 100

Sports on Earth recently put out its rankings of the top 100 players in college football for the 2015 season. Unsurprisingly, two Oregon Ducks found their way on the list. Defensive end DeForest Buckner was named the No. 59 player in the country, while sophomore running back Royce Freeman was named No. 57.Here is what writer Matt Brown had to say about his rankings of Buckner:"Fellow...
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6 hours ago  |  Discuss

DeForest Buckner named No. 1 Pac-12 draft prospect

Who is the best NFL prospect in the Pac-12 right now? Most people would assume that it would have to be a QB, likely either Cal's Jared Goff or USC's Cody Kessler. While both are very talented, the NFL may be more interested in Oregon defensive lineman DeForest Buckner.Here is why Sports Illustrated's Chris Burke believes Buckner could be a top-10 pick in 2016:"Former Duck Arik...
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6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mark Helfrich talks Jeff Lockie, Oregon QB competition

Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich went through ESPN's "carwash" today and spoke about QB Jeff Lockie and the Ducks' impending QB battle. Helfrich addressed the QB battle, which will take place between Lockie and incoming graduate transfer Vernon Adams. of the QBs, Helfrich said he all they need to do is "Score. To take care of the football and score." Helfrich went on to add "The...
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6 hours ago  |  Discuss

What it’s like to enter the Autzen Zoo as an Oregon player

Did you ever wonder what it would be like to enter a roaring Autzen Stadium prior to a big game? Only members Oregon Ducks football team and Oregon staff members have had a chance to experience that… until now. Mode Adjust produced a video for Oregon athletics that allows fans to receive a 360 degree experience of what the walk is like. It’s a pretty incredible visual, so you...
Via Campus Sports Net
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oregon transfer QB Vernon Adams to arrive late to camp

Oregon Ducks incoming transfer quarterback Vernon Adams plans on arriving late to camp and enrolling at the university next month as he wraps up his coursework at Eastern Washington University. Ryan Thorburn of The Register-Guard reported the update on Adams’ status, which has been up in the air for some time now. Adams is currently taking a math class through the Community...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Looks Like Oregon TE Pharaoh Brown is Recovering Well From Broken Leg

Last year Oregon tight end Pharaoh Brown saw his season prematurely end when he suffered a broken leg against Utah. For a time there was some concern that he might have to lose part of his leg, but thanks to the great work done by the people on the field that was not necessary. As serious as the injury was it would not have been shocking if his career was done, but he has sworn that...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama basketball to play Oregon in Legacy Arena

The Alabama Crimson Tide basketball team will be taking on the Oregon Ducks twice during the 2015-2016 season, once in Eugene, Oregon and the other in the Legacy Arena. Head coach Avery Johnson announced that they will be playing the Ducks in Birmingham on Monday, December 21. The game will be presented by Knight-Eady Sports Group, and will be included in the regular season ticket...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Most Intriguing Pac-12 Games in 2015

Yesterday, we started off our Pac-12 college football roundtables by discussing which teams would be the most improved. Today, TSS Associate Editors Bart Doan and Terry Johnson join staff writer Kevin Causey and special rotating guests to continue our discussion of the Pac-12. Joining us for our Pac-12 football discussion is Dale Newton of the Oregon Ducks site The Duck Stops...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon concept uniform posted on Instagram

As if the Oregon Ducks didn’t have enough uniform combos already, NextGenUniforms has apparently created a new one, and if you like neon green, then this one is for you. Now, maybe it’s just the overwhelming number of OU unis that we’ve seen over the years all running together in my head, but this one looks familiar to me. The neon green accents would definitely catch the eye...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon center could be ready for basketball season

Losing a key piece to your team is always devastating. The Oregon Ducks made their third straight NCAA Tournament appearance this season, but in May they lost a key piece of that team and his return has been in question for some time now. That could be changing in the very near future. According to College Basketball Talk, Jordan Bell, the Oregon center who broke his foot, had surgery...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Football: This Neon-Accented Oregon Concept Uniform Is An Eye-Catcher

Oregon certainly has plenty of uniforms in its closet to choose from, but why not (hypothetically) give them one more? Here’s a clean-looking concept uniform from NextGenUniforms on Instagram. It features a charcoal grey base complete with plenty of neon accents.    Oregon Ducks concept! RATE 1-10 and COMMENT REQUESTS! ————————————————–...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

The quiet revolution in Oregon football recruiting

The speed, uniforms, the Nike connection and the entertaining playing style have made the Ducks a dream school for the newest generation of top talent, and Mark Helfrich and the Oregon coaching staff are maximizing those advantages with unprecedented recruiting success (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images). Chip Kelly was a reluctant recruiter. He hated the process that required...
Via The Duck Stops Here
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Football: 4-Star Defensive End Langi Tuifua Commits To His “Dream School,” Becomes First Member Of Ducks’ 2017 Class

Oregon football opened the doors on its 2017 recruiting class with a bang. Four-star defensive end Langi Tuifua, a star from Bingham High School in South Jordan, UT, became the first player in the Ducks’ 2017 class with his commitment on Thursday night. 247Sports confirmed the news with the talented pass-rusher. Bingham (Utah) four-star defensive end Langi Tuifua has confirmed...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Football: This Concept Helmet Features Actual Flying Ducks

Oregon is no stranger to bold looks, so they must be a fun team to create various concept helmets and uniforms for. For their latest Oregon design, _empiregraphics utilized some realistic-looking flying ducks as a subtle silhouette in the background of a bright green helmet with black accents. Oregon loves their duck-based logos, and we think this looks really slick. Custom...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Beefed-up Ducks ready for defense of PAC-12 Crown

by atvinton, DSH correspondent DeForest Buckner returns to anchor the Oregon defensive line along with Christian French. Newcomer Canton Kaumatule had 2 sacks in the spring game, and sophomore Henry Mondeaux drew praise from line coach Ron Aiken for his improvement this spring (photo by Brian Bahr, Getty Images). New student-athletes arrived last month in time for summer sessions...
Via The Duck Stops Here
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Every year is a year of long odds and adversity

National talking heads still express doubt about Mark Helfrich’s ability to lead a program, seeing him as the caretaker of what Chip Kelly built in Eugene. In truth, Helfrich has supercharged recruiting and added stability and continuity to Kelly’s innovation. His Ducks are resilient   (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images). A great college football season is a miracle of perseverance...
Via The Duck Stops Here
16 days ago  |  Discuss

The ultimate solution to the Charles Nelson dilemma: yes

PASADENA, CA – JANUARY 01: Wide receiver Charles Nelson #6 of the Oregon Ducks dives to the one-yard line in the first quarter of the College Football Playoff Semifinal against the Florida State Seminoles at the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images) Charles Nelson is an igniter...
Via The Duck Stops Here
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams needs a lesson from Devon Allen in clearing hurdles

Leader in the clubhouse:  While Vernon Adams works on quadratic equations and graduation requirements, Jeff Lockie is running Oregon’s summer workouts. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) Andrew Greif, the Oregonian’s always-on-the-spot beat writer for Oregon football, reported yesterday that Vernon Adams has been admitted and is eligible to enroll in the University’s...
Via The Duck Stops Here
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Shows Love To Tennessee After Joining Nike Family

The Oregon Ducks welcomed Tennessee to the Nike family over Twitter on Thursday.
Via Gamedayr
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Football: This Chrome Oregon Concept Helmet Features Puddles The Duck

Oregon’s duck mascot, who unofficially goes by “Puddles,” is one of the most beloved mascots in college sports. Oregon football is also known for its eclectic, flashy uniforms. Why not give Puddles some love on the team’s helmets? Custom helmet maker Home Grown Helmets did just that with a recent design, putting a chrome Puddles logo on a clean white helmet. We think this...
Via College Spun
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Oregon Football: This Oregon Concept Helmet Is A New Look, Even For The Ducks

Over the last few seasons, sometimes it seems like we’ve seen every possible uniform idea possible for the Oregon Ducks. Nike has not been shy about outfitting Phil Knight’s favorite team with a lot of very cool uniforms. That doesn’t mean fans can’t mock up some new looks for the Ducks. Helmet Concepts has been busy all off-season creating new looks for various college football...
Via College Spun
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Oregon’s Football Uniforms No Longer A Joke

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then the Oregon Ducks football program must be feeling pretty gratified. Since the 1995 Rose Bowl, the program and its athletic department have spent countless amounts of time and money making “ugly,” “embarrassing,” and “laughable” uniforms.  At least that’s what outsiders spent the better part of their time writing...
Via Oregon Sports News
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Oregon Ducks 2015 Preview and Prediction

Oregon coach Mark Helfrich has guided the Ducks to 24 wins over the last two seasons and a No. 2 finish after last year’s defeat to Ohio State...
Via Athlon Sports
May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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