1. Mark Helfrich Named a Finalist for Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award

    After leading the Oregon Ducks to a 12-1 record, a Pac-12 Championship and a berth in the inaugural College Football Playoff, Oregon Ducks head coach Mark Helfrich has been named a finalist for the Eddie Robinson Award...

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  2. Hroniss Grasu a Finalist for Rimington Award, for Football's Best Center

    Oregon Ducks center Hroniss Grasu hasn't played since injuring his lower left leg Nov. 8 at Utah, but the loss of the All-American hasn't dimmed his team's national championship hopes — or his own shot at a national award...

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  3. Oregon Ducks Coaches Earn Lucrative Bonuses

    The Oregon Ducks' victory in Friday's Pac-12 championship game and selection Sunday to the first College Football Playoff has earned the program a big stage entering the postseason — and its coaches big bonuses...

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  4. Ducks in the Rose Bowl: Grasu, Lowe, Malone on the 'Business Trip'

    EUGENE — On Sunday afternoon, the Oregon Ducks learned they made the cut, who they will play and where they will play in the inaugural College Football Playoffs...

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  5. Oregon's Defense Is the Difference

    Oregon linebacker Derrick Malone realized a long time ago the perception wasn't going to change. Oregon is offense...

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  6. Rex Manu, 3-Star Defensive Lineman, Commits to Oregon Ducks

    The weekend just keeps getting better for Oregon, as the Ducks appear to have clinched a national championship playoff berth, a Heisman Trophy and now the commitment of Rivals three-star defensive tackle Rex Manu...

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  7. The 10 Best Fan Bases in College Football

    “If wanting to win is a fault, as some of my critics seem to insist, then I plead guilty,” Paul “Bear” Bryant once told a reporter. “I like to win. I know no other way...

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  8. Big 12 needs to blame itself

    Near the end of Baylor coach Art Briles' news conference Sunday, after he had been asked more than a few times to describe his feelings about the Bears being left out of the inaugural four-team College Football Playoff, he'd apparently had enough...

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  9. WATCH: Jimbo Fisher Screams at Jameis Winston, Puts Him in His Place

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  10. Canzano: Rose Bowl Matchup Could Not Have Been Better for Oregon

    We still need an eight-team playoff. Nothing indisputable got settled on Sunday as the College Football Playoff Selection Committee left out TCU/Baylor and took Ohio State...

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  11. Mark Helfrich Wasn't Celebrating Oregon's Playoff Selection

    I loved the aside during the College Football Playoff selection show Sunday morning that Oregon coach Mark Helfrich would be unavailable for comment...

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  12. Crimson Tide Open as 9.5-Point Favorite over Ohio State

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State has been playing the role of the underdog all season. That won't change in the inaugural College Football Playoff...

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  13. Oregon Center Hroniss Grasu out for Pac-12 Title Game

    SANTA CLARA, Caif. - Oregon all-conference center Hroniss Grasu will not play in tonight's Pac-12 Championship Game against Arizona, according to multiple team sources...

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  14. Oregon Defense Eager to Show Improvement from First Arizona Meeting

    EUGENE, Ore. -- If there's any team that has been able to make mincemeat of the Oregon defense during the Mark Helfrich era, it's been Arizona...

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  15. Mike Riley's Departure Leaves Current, Former Ducks Coaches 'Shocked'

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  16. A Statistical Inventory of 2014 Pac-12 Football

    The regular season is over, so it's a fine time to look at some final team statistical tallies (and a few relevant individual ones) from around the Pac-12 to evaluate how teams stacked ...

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  17. Oregon Ducks Try to Solve Riddle of Fourth Arizona Rusher

    EUGENE -- At Oregon, where the motto is next man up, the Ducks are preparing this week for Arizona's own defensive philosophy...

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  18. Oregon Ducks: Ranking the Best Recruiting Classes of the Past 13 Years

    Here's a look at the top recruiting classes from 2002-2014. Disagree with the list? Feel free to leave your thoughts in the comments section...

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  19. Marcus Mariota's Calm Demeanor Spreads over Team

    EUGENE, Ore. -- If there were a year for the nerves to show, this would've been it for Oregon. The chip on their shoulders was bigger and losses from last season hurt more than ever...

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  20. Marcus Mariota Stiff-Arms Talk of Awards and Records

    EUGENE -- If Oregon junior quarterback Marcus Mariota kept track of all the records he's set, there might be enough to fill a binder thick enough to rival the Ducks' playbook...

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  21. In Anu Solomon, Ducks' See a Comparison to a Young Marcus Mariota

    EUGENE -- When Johnathan Loyd jogs into Levi's Stadium field Friday for the Pac-12 championship game, it will take him back to the scorching heat of a fall football season at Bishop ...

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  22. Charles Nelson Makes Transition into Playmaker for Oregon

    EUGENE, Ore. -- It didn't take long for Oregon wide receivers coach Matt Lubick to really see Charles Nelson...

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  23. 5-Star DE Josh Sweat to Take Oregon Official

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  24. Vaughn, Lawson Among New Four-Stars

    While making the Rivals250 is still one of the biggest honors in the recruiting world, achieving a four-star status is also quite an honor...

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  25. Tevis Bartlett, 3-Star ATH, Addresses Rumor, Talks Ducks Coach's Visit

    It happens far too often. A recruit mentions a particular school to a reporter and suddenly those words get twisted into the narrowing of a list or the naming of a favorite...

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