Marcus Mariota, What the Cameras Don’t See

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In the Spring of 2012, following his outstanding Spring Game performance, Oregon quarterback, Marcus Mariota, found himself in the lime light that is the college football media frenzy. That frenzy never stopped. Two years later, that once quiet, young Hawaiian has learned to not only hold his head up high but to even smile a [...]

#3 Oregon vs. South Dakota: 6 Things to Keep Your Attention

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And just like that, college football is back and Oregon fans can all finally return to their beloved Autzen Stadium. . .or at least watch all the action happening inside via the boob tube. For pigskin lovin’ folk, all is right in the world again, myself included. Tomorrow, Autzen Stadium will awaken from hibernation as [...]

gridirongirl Oregon Edition TV Show Coming this Fall

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So what does it look like when gridirongirl meets TV? Oregon fans will soon find out! Comcast SportsNet NW’s Bri Amaranthus and Kristin MacDougald will join me, Nichole Brown, on gridirongirl Oregon Edition set to air this fall. Legendary Oregon Duck, Kenny Wheaton will also be joining the cast throughout the season, bringing his gridiron [...]

Marcus Mariota Shines at Pac 12 Media Days

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The temperatures in LA this week were exceptionally high, but Oregon Quarterback, Marcus Mariota may have been even hotter- so hot in fact, I decided to forgo interviewing him and instead gave him a green and yellow sno cone from the events’ sno cone station. No, I’m not kidding. The Pac 12 Media Days were held [...]

Oregon Receiver Keanon Lowe, ‘A Lot of People Counting on Me’

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In 2010, a young 4-star recruit from Portland, Oregon found his way to the Oregon Ducks joining a line up of outstanding route runners like, Lavasier Tuinei, Jeff Maehl, Josh Huff, and Bralon Addison. As a redshirt freshman, Keanon Lowe would put his time in on the scout team, begining his journey through the Oregon [...]

10 Reasons to Attend Oregon’s Spring Game

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Duck fans, It’s time to return to Autzen for a little taste of football before a 4 month lull in no-huddle Oregon action. This Saturday, May 3rd at 11am, the Ducks will hold their annual Spring Game- a final scrimmage culminating all their Spring practice efforts. The game will last just about 2 hours, but [...]

Oregon Receiver, Darren Carrington: ‘No Need to Worry’

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“There’s no need to worry. We’ve got a lot of young guys ready to listen and step up and make big plays.” – Oregon receiver, Darren Carrington Ask any Duck fan what their eyes will be on in the Ducks upcoming Spring Game and you’ll likely hear this first: The receivers. Sure, the program has [...]

The Leader the Ducks will Need

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Just two weeks into Oregon’s Spring Camp, it appears leadership may be the key question mark moving into fall camp and the 2014-2015 season. The Ducks suffered a big loss this week when it’s most experienced receiver, Bralon Addison, suffered a torn ACL during Wednesday’s practice, likely putting him out of commission for the up [...]

Oregon Football: 7 Spring Practice Quick Hits

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Oregon Football Spring Practice opened today with its first of 15 practice to be held throughout April, culminating with the 2014 Spring Game to be held the first week of May. As expected, the mood was relaxed and light, yet focused. In keeping with that theme, here are a few take aways from Spring Practice [...]

Oregon’s Jackson and Hawkins, Hidden Gems On and Off the Field

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While most Duck fans were likely focused on a little something called the Pac 12 Tournament, another big event was drawing it’s own crowd at Oregon’s Moshofsky Center- a crowd that included NFL scouts and the Former Ducks trying to impress them on the gridiron. Today, Oregon hosted the 2014 Pro Timing day, giving several [...]