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OREGON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Will Vernon Adams share Eastern Washington's secrets with Ducks?

No one knows more about Eastern Washington than new Oregon QB Vernon Adams. After all, he spent three years at the helm of the team.Adams could spend the next week filling in his teammates on how to contain certain wide receivers or how to attack certain coverages; however, head coach Mark Helfrich says that Adams will likely keep that information to himself."We're going to focus...
Via Fox Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oregon’s infamous ‘RoboDuck’ retires, doing birthday parties

In 2011, the Oregon Ducks attempted to debut a new mascot to go along with Puddles on the sideline. Not very people remember the secondary mascot because he was gone within the week. RoboDuck was one of the newer age and hip parts of the Ducks’ program that didn’t go over well with the fans. According to Pacific Takes, RoboDuck has officially retired, as if that was really needed...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

2015 Oregon Ducks Name Vernon Adams Starting Quarterback

The 2015 Oregon Ducks will look a lot different than the past few seasons after arguably the greatest player in their program's history Marcus Mariota took his talents to the NFL. This past week, the Oregon Ducks took the first step in restoring the greatness Mariota left by naming former Eastern Washington Quarterback Vernon Adams as their week one starter. Adams, previously of...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

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 pic.twitter.com/Pw0QYksZe1 — Andrew Greif (@AndrewGreif) August 28, 2015 The funny twist to the story is that Adams...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

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,...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Ducks release ‘Create the Future’ hype video

As the 2015 season continues to draw closer, the excitement grows even more surrounding their fan base. Oregon will officially kick off their season against the Eastern Washington Eagles on Sept. 5 at 8:00 p.m. ET. As the Ducks prepare to enter a new era of football with Marcus Mariota off to the NFL, the university has released a brand new hype video that gives us a look into...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Create the future: Oregon Ducks release amazing hype video for 2015 season

The Oregon Ducks have made quite an impression on the college football landscape over the past two decades.Between the on-field success, the uniforms and the relationship with Nike, the Ducks have changed the way college football looks every Saturday.On Friday, the Ducks released an amazing hype video for the 2015 season named "Create The Future", which chronicles the team's meteoric...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Ducks Coaches Showing Homework Isn’t Just For The Players

High school teachers around the world are often fond of saying, “If you diligently do all your homework, the tests will be a breeze.” Well, for the sixth straight year, the Oregon Ducks’ coaches have aced their first test of the season. That’s because when junior college transfer linebacker Jonah Moi joined the fall practice last week, it didn’t just provide the defense...
Via Oregon Sports News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon mascot hilariously mocks Alabama sorority video

All hail Puddles. The Oregon Ducks mascot hilariously mocked a video that was shared by Alabama’s chapter of the Alpha Phi sorority earlier this summer. That video received plenty of backlash on the internet. Thanks to Puddles, however, we get a refreshing and entertaining look at the video that has generated buzz for all of the right reasons. There isn’t much more to say about...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams learning quickly in Oregon Ducks’ offense

The Oregon Ducks are faced with the task of moving on from Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Marcus Mariota this season which is one of the toughest tasks for a program to do. There is no one that can “replace” Mariota, but Vernon Adams Jr. has a chance to be exactly what the doctor ordered for the Ducks. Adams brings excellent athleticism and speed to go with a solid arm...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Jeff Lockie is the best option for Oregon football

Now that Vernon Adams passed his math test and has officially donned an Oregon uniform and practiced as a Duck, many believe the quarterback competition between him and Jeff Lockie has officially begun. Or that its officially over. That its a forgone conclusion that Adams will be the first quarterback to trot on the field against Eastern Washington. That it doesn’t matter Adams...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

SQ College Football Top-25 Preview: #7 Oregon

The college football staff at SQ have put together a ranking of the top-25 teams heading into 2015. To get our readers prepared for the upcoming season, the staff has created a preview for each one of these teams. Today’s focus is on #7 Oregon.Team: Oregon DucksLocation: Eugene, OregonSQ Ranking: 7th2014 Record: 13-2Finish in the AP Poll: 2ndHead Coach: Mark Helfrich (3rd...
Via The Sports Quotient
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Oregon Football Called Police On Pac-12 Network TV Crew During Practice

Twitter/@AndrewNemec Paranoia about team plays and secrets is not limited to SEC schools like Alabama and Tennessee. According to a report by CBS Sports‘ Dennis Dodd, Oregon may have taken things to a new level. Dodd reports that Oregon called local police on a Pac-12 Network television crew that was able to view portions of a practice last week. Local police were called last...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Schedules 2020 Game Against FCS Juggernaut Program

As the movement continues for teams in college football to schedule tough games, the Oregon Ducks can say they are playing a powerhouse program that has won four straight national championships … at the FCS level. Per FB Schedules, Oregon has scheduled a game in 2020 against North Dakota State: North Dakota State will travel to take on Oregon at Autzen Stadium in Eugene on Sept...
Via Gamedayr
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Checking in at fall camp, two weeks from the run through the tunnel

Since this painful handshake Mark Helfrich and his staff have worked to make this year different. All the news from fall camp suggests they’re succeeding. Oregon may not return to the national championship game, but they’ll field an entertaining and committed team in 2015.(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) Linebacker Jonah Moi suited up for Oregon’s practice yesterday...
Via The Duck Stops Here
11 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Oregon Ducks Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Oregon Ducks hope to make it back to college football’s championship game, looking to avenge their loss to Ohio State. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Oregon’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Football’s offense will be fine with Jeff Lockie or Vernon Adams

Quarterback position battles are the most interesting dynamic when it comes to the start of Fall practice. People want to know who’s going to be taking the snaps when the season starts.  And for good reason too, as the fate of a team’s season and a coach’s career rest on the decision as to who’s calling the signals. For schools who have yet to name a starting quarterback...
Via isportsweb.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Oregon WR Charles Nelson leaves practice on crutches

The Oregon Ducks have suffered what appears to be another noteworthy injury. Oregon wide receiver/punt returner Charles Nelson left practice on Monday on crutches. Kristen Rodgers of KEZI9 posted a picture of Nelson utilizing his crutches on Monday afternoon:The severity of the injury is not known, and won't be known due to Oregon's injury policy. As Oregon's motto dictates, it...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Graphic Designer Created A Bunch Of Awesome Oregon Ducks Concept Uniforms

Oregon is a concept uniform fan’s dream. The Ducks football program wears a crazy number of uniform combinations, so very few things that a concept uniform maker can come up with seem outside of the realm of possibility. Concept uniform maker SulphurWing6 has been doing good work all off-season, and today he put up four new Oregon designs. They look really good, and we could definitely...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Standing on a pickle bucket outside the Hatfield-Dowlin practice fields

Smart play J.L.: the last time Jeff Lockie got to run the full offense in a football game, he completed 11-12 passes. Vernon Adams will have to prove he has full command of the offense to take the reins from him. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) Remarkable to think that the Ducks have lost the best player in school history (Marcus Mariota) and one of the most touted recruits...
Via The Duck Stops Here
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Teases Glow-In-The-Dark Uniforms On Twitter

The Oregon Ducks, for years now, have been the most innovative college football team when it comes to apparel. But if we’re to believe what we see in the below photo, they may be taking it to a new level in 2015. Monday, Oregon tweeted a photo of its 2015 poster, which features glow-in-the-dark uniforms. There’s no confirmation that they’ll wear them this year, but regardless...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Oregon Ducks Going With A Glow-In-The-Dark Uniform This Season?

The Oregon Ducks have redefined the uniform game in college football. Teams didn't start really getting in to the whole alternate uniform craze until the Ducks started using so many. Once other schools saw how much the fans and players loved it they jumped on the bandwagon.So--when you are the pioneer of the alternate uniform what do you do once everyone else starts doing it to stand...
Via FatManWriting
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Player: Atmosphere At Oregon’s Stadium Is Like ‘Milk Screaming’

Oregon’s Autzen Stadium is among the loudest in college football. It’s so loud, in fact, that it apparently renders opponents unable to describe it using any sort of rational thought. Exhibit A: senior Arizona safety Will Parks, who had this to say when asked what it was like to play away games in Eugene. AZ's Will Parks on Autzen: "It's a bunch of milk being poured on you...
Via NESN.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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