1. 10 Teams with the Most Difficult Path to BCS Bowl

    One of the reasons why college football will always be more exciting and more meaningful than, say, college basketball, is that teams only get 12 games to win or to lose...

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  2. Oregon Ducks 2013 Recruiting Targets Still out There to Grab

    I am very happy with the Oregon Ducks roster for the upcoming 2012 campaign. I like our returning players, and I love most of the new recruits joining the team this year. I can't wait to see how the new kids fit in with the current roster...

    Kay Jennings Written by Kay Jennings about over 2 years ago 4,661 reads 15 comments

  3. Chip Kelly and LaMichael James: Will They Reunite in the NFL?

    Here's what we know for sure: LaMichael James is going to fulfil his childhood dream of playing in the NFL. Here's what else we might know: Chip Kelly has felt the lure of the NFL...

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  4. Oregon Ducks: 10 Benchmarks for Spring Success

    It's a very good time to be an Oregon Duck. The Ducks are on a roll, and just the thought of the 2012 football opener in Autzen Stadium makes our hearts beat faster. The very nature of college football, however, means that no two years are alike...

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  5. 13 College Football Coaches We'd Go Have a Beer with

    It's a painful time of the year for college football fans. Yeah, there's basketball's March Madness, but it's not football, is it? The NFL Scouting Combine was fun, but the actual draft is still over a month away...

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  6. What's a College Football Scholarship Worth, Anyway?

    The great debate rages on: Should college football players—particularly at the Division IA level—be paid for their services on the field every Saturday in the fall? After all, their "work" generates millions of dollars for institutions...

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  7. 5 Things the Oregon Ducks Learned Last Year

    The 2011 football season for the Oregon Ducks was loaded with thrills and chills. I'm not sure about you, but I often felt as if I was on a roller coaster with the Ducks last year...

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  8. LaMichael James and 6 Former Oregon Ducks: Results from 2012 NFL Combine

    The first step for NFL wannabes is over. The 2012 NFL Scouting Combine wrapped up earlier in the week in Indianapolis...

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  9. LaMichael James Runs Fast—Very Fast—At NFL Combine

    Watching live and waiting for LaMichael James to run his first 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine today was excruciatingly nerve-wracking...

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  10. Oregon Ducks? Defense? 20 Best Defensive Players in School History

    Although Nick Aliotti may take issue with this, the Oregon Ducks have for many years been known primarily for their splashy, high-octane offense...

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  11. Oregon Ducks Non-Conference Schedule: Is It Really Powder-Puff?

    The conventional wisdom is that the Oregon Ducks 2012 non-conference football schedule is a complete powder-puff start to the season...

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  12. Oregon Football: 10 Greatest Ducks in NFL History

    Even before the current success the Oregon Ducks have been experiencing, the program has sent many high-caliber players to the NFL...

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  13. Darron Thomas, Andrew Luck, LaMichael James: Working Hard in L.A.

    It is one week until the NFL Scouting Combine party starts in Indianapolis, and just over two months until the NFL Draft...

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  14. Oregon Football: The Offseason to-Do List for the Ducks

    Phew. What a wild and crazy ride it's been to be an Oregon Ducks football fan this past year. From the agony of the LSU loss on Labor Day weekend, to the pure joy of the Rose Bowl win last month, it's been non-stop chills and thrills...

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  15. How the Washington Huskies Can Beat the Oregon Ducks in 2012

    After eight straight years of losing to Oregon, will 2012 be the year the Huskies break through? Even though the Ducks still look strong on paper, all streaks must end sometime...

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  16. Oregon Recruiting 2012: Who Could Start and Who Will Get Lost in the Mix?

    First, the caveat: Who am I to say whether these kids in Oregon's 2012 recruiting class will do well or bomb out? Even Chip Kelly, i n his National Signing Day press conference , ...

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  17. Pac-12's 4 New Head Coaches: Who Were the Good (and Bad) Hires?

    As I write this, Pac-12 football fans are in full frenzy over tomorrow's recruiting National Signing Day. In addition to the excitement that each school's recruiting class will generate, ...

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  18. Oregon Football Recruiting: 5 Positions the Ducks Can Get Away with Not Filling

    The Oregon Ducks, although facing the departure of some key players—some to the NFL and some to graduation—are blessed with strong returning talent...

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  19. Oregon Ducks and 10 Teams That Return the Most Talent

    First, let me say that this is a very subjective list, so please don't get your knickers in a twist if your favorite team is not included. I didn't go by Top 25 AP ranking at the end of the season...

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  20. Ranking the 20 Best Pac-12 Football Matchups in 2012

    It would be very easy to just call it USC vs. Oregon in the 2012 Pac-12 Football Championship Game on November 30, 2012, with the only intrigue being whether the game will be played in Los Angeles or Eugene...

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  21. Oregon Ducks Darron Thomas' High School Coach Talks About What Really Happened

    On the day after the 2012 Rose Bowl, my husband and I were on the way to LAX for our return flight to Oregon. We stopped at a gas station to refuel our rental car. We were flying a Ducks flag and proudly wearing our Ducks gear...

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  22. LSU vs. Alabama: What Are We Going to Do to Get Rid of SEC Next Year?

    OK. Everyone out there who is sick of the SEC raise your hand. I thought so. How much more of these excruciatingly boring games must we be subjected to? I understand that defense wins games...

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  23. LaMichael James: Life at Oregon Ducks in 2012 Without Him

    Goodbye LaMichael James . It's unanimous: we will all miss you, but everyone wishes you well in the NFL...

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  24. Tiger Woods? Phil Mickelson? Nope. Who Will Win at Kapalua?

    I always look forward to the PGA Tour's first event of the year at beautiful Kapalua. This gentle, breezy tournament has always seemed the ideal place and format in which to ease into the new season...

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  25. 5 Reasons Why It Will Be Portland Trailblazers vs. Miami Heat in the NBA Finals

    Count me among those who are not ready to concede the NBA Finals to the Miami Heat and the Oklahoma City Thunder just yet...

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