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EUGENE — Oregon begins spring football on Tuesday, April 1st, with the first of 15 practices. The Oregonian’s Andrew Greif stopped by Sunday Sports Extra to preview the most important storylines for the Ducks during the spring. Oregon’s spring practices will culminate on May 3rd with Oregon’s annual spring game at 11 a.m. in Autzen … Continue reading »
New Oregon defensive coordinator Don Pellum sits down for a one-on-one conversation with KEZI 9 News Sports Director Jake Zivin to discuss his new role. How different will the Ducks look under Pellum than they did under Nick Aliotti? What do backpacks have to do with Pellum’s philosophy? The longtime Oregon assistant discusses those things … 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 »
EUGENE — The Oregonian’s Andrew Greif broke the news that Oregon will promote linebackers coach Don Pellum to defensive coordinator. He joined KEZI 9 Sports on Sunday Sports Extra to discuss the hire.
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 day three of the Ducks trip to Texas for the Alamo Bowl, longtime Oregon assistant and defensive coordinator Nick Aliotti announced that he will retire after the Ducks face the Longhorns. Jake Zivin and Erik Elken anchor KEZI 9 Sports’ coverage and have more on Aliotti, Ifo-Ekpre Olomu’s NFL decision, and the Ducks … Continue reading »
SAN ANTONIO — Longtime Oregon Defensive Coordinator Nick Aliotti will retire after Monday’s Alamo Bowl, the school announced today. Aliotti has been Oregon’s defensive coordinator for two stints that totaled 17 years, and has spent 24 total years at Oregon. Aliotti held his final pre-game press conference this afternoon. KEZI 9 Sports is in San … Continue reading »
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.