In the last two games, Oregon free safety Erick Dargan has not only provided a spark for his teams defense, he’s also providing the Ducks offense with opportunities for points. In the second quarter Saturday against Wyoming, Dargan grabbed two interceptions which helped lead the No. 2 Ducks to a 27-7 halftime lead.
Ask any college football coach and they’ll tell you injuries are just a part of the game. Saturday against Wyoming, senior left tackle Jake Fisher suffered what appeared to be a knee injury giving Oregon offensive line coach Steve Greatwood three significant losses in this early portion of the 2014 season.
When talking to Oregon’s first year defensive coordinator Don Pellum, his demeanor is calm, thoughtful and somewhat reserved. Don’t let the quiet disposition fool you though. Pellum is as competitive and passionate as they come when it comes to leading the No. 2 Ducks defense.Featured Video
It’s simply amazing to watch Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota play his position. Not only does he throw with incredible accuracy, he can also side step defenders and toss shovel passes to keep drives alive.