Oregon Begins 2014 Spring Football

Oregon Head Coach Mark Helfrich: Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon Center Hroniss Grasu: Oregon Left Tackle Tyler Johnstone:

Ducks Sign 21, Miss Out On Late 5-Star

EUGENE — Oregon signed 21 players in its 2014 recruiting class, which is ranked 21st in the nation by 24/7 Sports. The class includes seven four-stars, 12 three-stars and one two-star, as well as a transfer, Wilsonville native Johnny Ragin. The Ducks missed out on John “Juju” Smith, a 5-star wide receiver from Long Beach, Calif., who picked … Continue reading »

Pellum Named Defensive Coordinator

Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. – Don Pellum, who has encountered 23 years of coaching success at the University of Oregon as a football graduate assistant, linebackers coach, and a tutor of safeties and defensive linemen, has been elevated to the position of defensive coordinator according to the Ducks’ Head Coach Mark Helfrich. Pellum … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Helfrich & Mack Brown

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Texas head coach Mack Brown and Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich hold their final news conference in the lead-up to the Alamo Bowl.

Nick Aliotti to Retire After Alamo Bowl

SAN ANTONIO — Longtime Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti will retire after Monday’s Alamo Bowl, the school announced today. Aliotti has been Oregon’s defensive coordinator for two stints that totaled 17 years, and has spent 24 total years at Oregon. Aliotti held his final pre-game press conference this afternoon. Here is the release from the … Continue reading »

Disaster in the Desert: Ducks Lose to UA

Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona raced past Oregon for its biggest win in over two decades. By doing so, the Wildcats ended the Ducks’ national-championship hopes and may have knocked them out of the BCS altogether. Ka’Deem Carey ran for 206 yards and four touchdowns while becoming Arizona’s all-time leading rusher, and … Continue reading »

Ducks Run Away From Utes Late, Win 44-21

Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. – Marcus Mariota’s knee didn’t matter all that much against Utah. Oregon’s sophomore quarterback threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns and the sixth-ranked Ducks rebounded from last week’s loss to Stanford with a 44-21 victory over Utah on Saturday. Mariota went into the game with questions about the … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Helfrich, Aliotti, Lockie

Oregon Head Coach Mark Helfrich: Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti: Oregon Quarterback Jeff Lockie: Oregon Linebacker Rodney Hardrick: Oregon Linebacker Derrick Malone:

Deja Vu – Ducks Lose to Stanford

PALO ALTO, Calif. — The Ducks aspirations of a national championship just reached a major road block, as #5 Stanford upset #3 Oregon, 26-20. The Ducks got in their own way early, failing to convert on two red zone possessions in the first quarter. They trailed 17-0 at half. It was the first time the … Continue reading »

Former Duck Lyerla Arrested

EUGENE — According to the Lane County Sheriff’s Office, former Duck tight end Colt Lyerla was arrested on Wednesday night for possession of cocaine and interfering with a police officer. According to the LCSO, the arrest happened near 7th Ave. and Polk St. in Eugene, when dectectives, who were working a different case, saw Lyerla  ”in … Continue reading »

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