1. Oregon Football: Duck Quotes from Pac-12 Media Day

    Just like that, Oregon's involvement with the Pac-12 media day has come and gone and college football fans are one step closer to the upcoming season...

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  2. Oregon Football: Chip Kelly and Ducks Prepare for Pac-12 Media Days

    On Tuesday, July 24, the Pac-12 will begin their annual media day. For fans of these programs, it means that the college football season has drawn one day closer. For Oregon Ducks fans, this means you are about to hear some new "Chipisms...

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  3. Tyrann Mathieu and the Highest-Profile College Football Players of 2012

    As the calender gets close to turning to August, college football fans are beginning to get a little bit more excited every day...

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  4. Oregon Football: 5 Reasons for All Duck Fans to Hate USC

    The second that the 2011 season ended, fans and media began to focus in on the November 3rd game between Oregon and USC. Many believe that this will feature two of the top 10 or even top 5 teams in the nation and both will be undefeated...

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  5. Oregon Ducks Football: Why the USC Game Is Not Their Most Important

    When the Oregon Ducks and USC Trojans tee up the ball on November 3rd, most of the nation believe that they will be witnessing two undefeated teams going head-to-head...

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  6. 35 BCS Programs Who Won't Be Going Bowling in 2012

    Every year teams around the nation set out into their season with a goal of winning their conference and heading to a bowl game...

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  7. Oregon Football: Chip Kelly Wins the Day in Spain; Runs with Bulls

    For the past few years, Oregon fans have truly embraced Chip Kelly and everything he has stood for. Kelly is quickly becoming the most beloved coach in Oregon history and he has only been with the university for the past three years...

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  8. Oregon Football: Phil Knight Shows Ducks Love with $68 Million Dollar Facility

    Phil Knight sure loves Oregon Football. If you are a fan of Oregon football, this is a great thing; if you are not a fan then this will likely drive you through the roof...

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  9. College Football's Top 25 Trap Games of 2012

    What makes college football so much fun to watch is that anything can truly happen on any given Saturday. College football fans have been witnessing upsets season after season and for the most part, these upsets seem to come out of nowhere...

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  10. Oregon Football: Why De'Anthony Thomas Is the Ducks Most Valuable Player in 2012

    Last year, Oregon got a huge commitment when De'Anthony Thomas decided to not go to USC and leave town to come to Eugene to play for the Ducks...

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  11. Oregon Football Fact or Fiction: 5 Common Statements About the 2012 Ducks

    As the 2012 season grows closer, Duck fans and fans around the nation are becoming more and more excited about the potential of the upcoming season...

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  12. 25 Non-QBs with Best Shots to Win 2012 Heisman Trophy

    Since the Heisman Trophy first started back in 1935, it has been an award that has been dominated by quarterbacks...

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  13. Oregon Football: "Win the Day" Mantra Has Brought Ducks to Elite Level

    When Mike Bellotti took over as the Ducks head coach, he helped elevate the Oregon program to a new level...

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  14. Oregon Football: Fourth Time's a Charm? What Chip Must Do to Win Coaching Honors

    As Chip Kelly prepares to enter into his fourth year as Oregon head coach, he once again has a team stacked with talent, and those players have bought into his system...

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  15. 50 Current College Football Coaches Most Likely to Never Win a Title

    At the start of every season, coaches around the nation begin to get their plans together, adjust their depth chart and prepare for the upcoming season...

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  16. Oregon Football: Duck Players Gaining National Attention on Award Watch Lists

    Before the season is even beginning, some Duck players are already grabbing the attention of the media around the nation. Today four Duck players were announced to postseason award watch lists, and it really shows how far the program has come...

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  17. Oregon Football: Christmas in July; 5 Things Duck Fans Have on Their List

    With less than a month between fans and the start of fall camp, this will be a tough month to wait things out but is a part of the reality of every summer...

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  18. Oregon Football: New Uniforms Rumor Picking Up Steam for Ducks

    For a while, I have been predicting that the Ducks will continue to follow their three-year pattern and break out some new uniforms this year...

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  19. Oregon Football: 5 Advantages the Ducks Have over USC in the Pac-12 Title Race

    As the 2012 season grows closer and closer, fans are beginning to take a look at their teams and the schedule and wonder if they have what it takes to win their conference...

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  20. 50 College Football Coaches with the Most to Gain in 2012

    As the 2012 football season approaches, coaches are continuing to prepare for the upcoming season and the beginning of fall camp. For some coaches, they know that they did a good job last year and need to build off of that success...

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  21. Oregon Football: Is Chip Kelly Really on the Hot Seat?

    Yesterday Dennis Dodd of cbssports.com took the time to put together this list of every college football coach and rate how hot their seat is both from last year and currently this year...

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  22. 2012 College Football: 50 Players with the Most to Lose in 2012

    As the 2012 season approaches, players around the nation know that this could be the year that not only makes or breaks their college careers but also their potential NFL careers...

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  23. The 10 Greatest College Football Upsets of the 2000s

    From 2000-2009, college football was treated to some amazing games. From outstanding out of conference games, to thrilling conference championships and epic national championships, college fans have not been shortchanged at all...

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  24. One Question You'd Love to Ask Every FBS Head Coach

    As college football fans, we often sit at home and watch our favorite coaches be interviewed. While watching the interviews, we begin to wonder why these reporters continue to lob softball question after softball question...

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  25. Oregon Football: Bryan Bennett vs Marcus Mariotta, Can Chip Miss?

    Since arriving in Eugene, Chip Kelly has been a master at putting a quarterback on the field and turning him into a success...

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