KEZI 9 Sports Reporter Erik Elken was a kicking prospect in high school, but decided to go to college for broadcasting instead of football. When Portland’s new Arena Football League team, the Thunder, held an open tryout, Erik put his cleats back on one more time, to chase the dream.
EUGENE, Ore.– Rob Moseley, Editor of GoDucks.com, joined Erik Elken on the set of Sunday Sports Extra to discuss the Ducks’ Alamo Bowl selection. Moseley and Elken also talk about what this game means for the future of Oregon football.
The Oregonian’s Andrew Greif comes on Bi-Mart Presents: Sunday Sports Extra to wrap up Oregon’s regular season with Erik Elken. They discuss where this year’s Civil War rates in history, what bowl the Ducks will go to, and which Ducks might leave early for the NFL.
CORVALLIS, Ore.– Stephen Nelson shows us how Oregon State freshman Kyle Kempt has returned to the Oregon-OSU rivalry for the Beavers, six years after his older brother started in a Civil War as a quarterback for the Ducks.
EUGENE, Ore.– Nick Aliotti has been on both sides of the Civil War. He’s also one of the more outspoken coaches around. Before the Ducks and Beavers kick off the 117th playing of the annual rivalry, Erik Elken takes us into the mind of the always colorful Oregon defensive coordinator.
PALO ALTO, Calif. — KEZI 9 Sports’s Erik Elken is in Palo Alto with a preview of tonight’s Oregon-Stanford game. The focus – what went wrong for the Ducks last year – specifically, why Oregon thinks it lost to the Cardinal.
For the October 25 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, watch highlights from twelve games including our game of the week between Springfield and Churchill. A few teams had opportunities to clinch league titles, while other schools were wrapping up their regular seasons.
Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information BOULDER, Ore.– Marcus Mariota threw five touchdown passes and ran for two scores as No. 2 Oregon brushed off some early trickery to rout Colorado 57-16 on Saturday. The Ducks’ sophomore connected for two touchdowns each with Josh Huff and Bralon Addison, and played only 2 1/2 quarters. The Buffaloes had … Continue reading »
The Oregonian’s Andrew Greif joins the KEZI 9 Sports team on Bi-Mart Presents: Sunday Sports Extra, to break down Oregon’s rainy win over Cal, and to look ahead to next week’s game against Colorado.
For the September 27 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, Jake Zivin, Erik Elken and Stephen Nelson have highlights from eleven games plus scores from around the state, including our Game of the Week — Sheldon vs South Medford. Get a wrap-up of Mid-Willamette League play, and more.