29 Results for month: 08/2012

GAME PREVIEW: #5 Oregon vs Arkansas State

Kickoff: Saturday, 7:30 p.m. PST (ESPN) Spread: Oregon by 37 Watchability: It's not quite the must-see event that Oregon's 2011 opener against LSU was or anything close to that, but the Ducks' game against Arkansas State will be a nice way for college football fans to cap off the opening Saturday of the season. For anyone who enjoys offense, ... More

NICK ALIOTTI: “I’m Excited to Watch us Play”

Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti is headed into his 37th season in college football - his 21st at Oregon and he freely admits he still gets those anticipation butterflies before each season opener. "Absolutely" says Aliotti when asked about those first game jitters. "I played for 12 years and I've coached now going on my 37th season and it's ... More

BOSEKO LOKOMBO; Solid as a Rock at Linebacker

When asked about his 2012 group of linebackers, Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti beams and lavishes high praise. "They're probably the best we've had" say's Aliotti. And considering two of the best ( Casey Matthews and Spencer Paysinger ) are now in the NFL, that's high praise indeed from the veteran defensive coach who's entering his 21st ... More

Ducks Finalize Game Plan Preparations for Opener with Arkansas State

As the countdown continues for the Oregon Ducks season opener against Arkansas State on Saturday in Autzen Stadium, head coach Chip Kelly focused his Thursday practice session around situational drills specific to the Ducks game plan against the Red Wolves. The Ducks practiced in Autzen Stadium wearing their normal Thursday ( game week ) shells which ... More