There are a number of goals likely sitting somewhere on head coach Mark Helfrich's desk pertaining to the 2013 season.
Protect home field. Be road warriors. Win the conference. Maybe even win a national championship.
But in order for his team to accomplish those goals they must first reach the ones put in place specifically for spring practice. As the saying goes, you can't win a title in the spring but you sure can lose one.
The next month will consist largely of conditioning drills as well as making sure everyone remembers proper fundamentals. Of course, everybody wants to continue to get better as well.
But let's take a look at five specific goals the Ducks must accomplish over the course of the next month if they want their bigger dreams to come true in the fall.