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–October 26. That’s the last time Marcus Mariota appeared in a football game without a brace on his left knee. Two days before the Alamo Bowl, the Ducks star quarterback gives an update on his health. Oregon wide receiver Josh Huff has been open about his motivation against Texas and UT offensive coordinator Major … 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 »
Oregon head coach Dana Altman: Oregon forward Mike Moser: Oregon guard Joseph Young:
University of Oregon Senior Assoc. AD and TrackTown USA President Vin Lananna:
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.
EUGENE, Ore.– University of Oregon students and student-athletes made the best of Eugene’s heavy snowfall. The Duck football team organized a massive snowball fight. Tyler Johnstone used the battlefield as the site for the latest episode of “Moose Time.”
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.