Oregon Head Coach Mark Helfrich: Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon Center Hroniss Grasu: Oregon Left Tackle Tyler Johnstone:
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 »
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, Texas — Texas head coach Mack Brown and Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich hold their final news conference in the lead-up to the Alamo Bowl.
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 »
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The Duck football team spent its first night in San Antonio at the Rockets-Spurs NBA game at the AT&T Center. We caught up with center Hroniss Grasu, a die-hard Lakers fan, who was a man of his word wearing Lakers gear in San Antonio.
EUGENE – The University of Oregon has announced that quarterback Marcus Mariota and center Hroniss Grasu will return to school for the 2014 season. Both were named to the All-Pac-12 First Team for the second straight season. Mariota was considered a top-5 prospect in the 2014 NFL Draft, had he chosen to leave school. Grasu … Continue reading »
Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona raced past Oregon for its biggest win in over two decades. By doing so, the Wildcats ended the Ducks’ national-championship hopes and may have knocked them out of the BCS altogether. Ka’Deem Carey ran for 206 yards and four touchdowns while becoming Arizona’s all-time leading rusher, and … Continue reading »