Mariota’s ‘Somersault’ TD So Much More Than 6 Points


With the Oregon Ducks coming off of a big win against Michigan State last week, it’d be fair to assume there may be little “hangover” as they started their match-up with final non-conference opponent, the Wyoming Cowboys. For much of the first half, those assumptions seemed to become reality-that is until Heisman hopeful, Marcus Mariota [...]

Oregon vs. Wyoming: Getting Picky


After an unbelievable game last week against Michigan State, it’s hard not to continue basking in the glorious glow of victory, especially in light of match-up number 3. Tomorrow, Oregon will face its final non-conference opponent of the season when the Wyoming Cowboys come to Autzen. Let’s face it, this isn’t the gitty up and [...]

UO vs. MSU: This isn’t Stanford


There’s no doubt about it, Oregon’s face off with Michigan State is a big one- a game that could change the course of each program’s season for the better or the worse. Duck fans know that all too well. For the past two seasons, Oregon has been well on its way to that final college [...]

Marcus Mariota, What the Cameras Don’t See


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


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’


“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 [...]