Signing day is just around the corner, and the Oregon Ducks have something positive to look forward to after a heartbreaking loss to the Auburn Tigers in the national title game a few weeks ago.
2011 looks bright for Oregon, losing only a handful of players on each side of the ball, and if you add the fresh recruits that will be joining the squad for what seems to be the best recruiting class of all-time, that usually tends to mean success.
Darron Thomas and LaMichael James come back for another year that is shaping up to be another national title run, if everything goes to plan.
But, what about the players the Ducks did lose?
Here is a look at the five spots that the Ducks are dying to fill.
(All recruit ratings are Scout.com)