EUGENE — Mark Helfrich’s entire press conference from 2014 National Signing Day. Helfrich speaks about each player in the class, outlines Oregon’s recruiting philosophy, and talks about the hiring of Don Pellum as defensive coordinator for the first time.
EUGENE — Oregon signed 21 players in its 2014 recruiting class, which is ranked 21st in the nation by 24/7 Sports. The class includes seven four-stars, 12 three-stars and one two-star, as well as a transfer, Wilsonville native Johnny Ragin. The Ducks missed out on John “Juju” Smith, a 5-star wide receiver from Long Beach, … Continue reading »
Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. – Don Pellum, who has encountered 23 years of coaching success at the University of Oregon as a football graduate assistant, linebackers coach, and a tutor of safeties and defensive linemen, has been elevated to the position of defensive coordinator according to the Ducks’ Head Coach Mark Helfrich. Pellum … Continue reading »
SAN ANTONIO–Oregon defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti has always been colorful, passionate and open. After getting a win in the Alamo Bowl in his final game with the Ducks, Aliotti went on one more rant to the media — this one for Heisman Trophy pundits and Marcus Mariota. Jake Zivin shares from San Antonio. The Alamo … Continue reading »
Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information SAN ANTONIO (AP)–Quarterback Marcus Mariota had 386 total yards and No. 10 Oregon returned two interceptions for touchdowns, spoiling Texas coach Mack Brown’s farewell with a runaway 30-7 victory in the Alamo Bowl on Monday night. The BCS-snubbed Ducks (11-2) dominated throughout even though their famously high-powered offense scored just one … Continue reading »
SAN ANTONIO–On the eve of the 2013 Alamo Bowl, Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich and Texas head coach Mack Brown held a final pregame press conference. Helfrich discusses the Ducks search for Nick Aliotti’s replacement as defensive coordinator. Brown showed off his media relations skills before his final game as the Longhorns coach. Jake Zivin … Continue reading »
SAN ANTONIO — It’s day two of KEZI 9 Sports’ coverage of the Ducks at the Alamo Bowl. Oregon practiced for the first time in San Antonio on Thursday, and the media was allowed in for ten minutes – the only ten minutes of the season that the media is able to see. Additionally, the … Continue reading »