33 Results for month: 04/2012

OREGON QB MARCUS MARIOTA SHINES IN AUTZEN DEBUT Kelly Say’s He’s Pleased with Both Bennett and Mariota After Spring Drills

Oregon head coach Chip Kelly emphasized again on Saturday afternoon in his post spring game comments that completing a depth chart for the fall wasn't in his immediate plans. In fact, Kelly said he and his coaching staff won't even begin considering a depth chart until a week before the Ducks first game on September 1st.   That might be ... More


Nearly 24 hours after Oregon's annual spring football game, the fans and media members are left to wonder what's ahead for this 2012 edition of the Duck football team. Was Saturday's game an accurate representation of what lies ahead. Not likely simply because Oregon's squad as a whole was sectioned off into two teams through a coaching draft process ... More

MARIOTA LEADS “MIGHTY OREGON” TO A 41-14 SPRING GAME WIN Many Questions Still to be Answered for Kelly & Staff

The "Mighty Oregon" tan squad led by redshirt freshman QB Marcus Mariota made it clear Saturday afternoon they weren't about to lose to their talent laden brethren on the "Fighting Ducks" dark squad. And they didn't. Mariota led his spring squad to an impressive 41-14 win in front of a spring game record crowd of 44,129 in Autzen Stadium. For the last ... More

LAMICHAEL JAMES NOW A NINER San Francisco Chooses James in the 2nd Round of NFL Draft

Texarkana, Texas is certainly swelling with pride on this Friday evening. Texas sized pride as one of their own, LaMichael James, is headed to the San Francisco 49'ers as the 61st pick in the 2012 NFL draft.   James was projected anywhere from the early 2nd round to the 3rd round of this years draft by many experts. With only one selection ... More