[UPDATE 10:05 AM] EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon Athletic Director Rob Mullens released this statement via their website today regarding Chip Kelly’s departure: “I want to thank Chip for his leadership and commitment to building on the Oregon Football foundation of excellence. We have enjoyed incredible success over the past four years. I … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — After three days of fluidity and uncertainty, sources in Eugene confirmed that University of Oregon head football coach Chip Kelly will not leave for the NFL. On Saturday, there were reports of Kelly close to a deal with the Cleveland Browns. On Sunday, the Browns chose to move on from Kelly and … Continue reading »
After Oregon’s 35-17 Fiesta Bowl win over Kansas State, the focus now turns to the future of Ducks head coach Chip Kelly. Kelly is one of the hottest NFL coaching prospects. Erik Elken talked to several Ducks about Kelly’s future.
The Philadelphia Daily News sent Eagles beat writer Les Bowen to Phoenix to cover Chip Kelly coaching the Oregon Ducks in the Fiesta Bowl. He talks with Jake Zivin about Philadelphia’s interest in Kelly and how Kelly would fit with the Eagles.
GLENDALE, AZ. – NewsWatch 12′s Jake Zivin and Erik Elken focused in on the Ducks seniors on Tuesday. Team leaders Kenjon Barner and Michael Clay both admitted the finality of their college careers hasn’t really hit them yet. Barner did, however, confess that he set some pretty lofty preseason goals for himself.
GLENDALE, AZ. – New Year’s Eve was also the Fiesta Bowl Media Day in Glendale, AZ. NewsWatch 12′s Jake Zivin and Erik Elken questioned Oregon head coach Chip Kelly about his rumored departure to the NFL. Also, the players had fun talking about each other and even Twitter.
Oregon Head Coach Chip Kelly: Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti: Oregon Offensive Coordinator Mark Helfrich:
Oregon Head Coach Chip Kelly: Oregon Running Back De’Anthony Thomas: Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon Running Back Kenjon Barner: Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti: Oregon Linebacker Michael Clay: Oregon Cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu: Oregon Safety Brian Jackson:
Oregon Head Coach Chip Kelly: Oregon Offensive Coordinator Mark Helfrich: Oregon Running Back Kenjon Barner: Oregon Offensive Lineman Tyler Johnstone: Oregon Defensive Lineman Ricky Heimuli:
Oregon Head Coach Chip Kelly: Oregon Offensive Coordinator Mark Helfrich: Oregon Linebacker Michael Clay: Oregon Offensive Lineman Nick Cody: