"Just being around my team more in the weight room a lot more and trying to focus on getting stronger and, you know, just being in a football mind set for longer," he said. "That helps when you’re in a football mind set, just constantly thinking about getting better at football."
■ Dale Newton sees the potential in the receiving corps after watching the Spring Game.
■ Chantel Jennings wraps up spring practice for the Pac-12 North.
■ Nice piece on KEZI about the O Heroes latest community effort, a football camp for kids.
■ George Horton talks with the media after the Ducks too care of business at PK Park yesterday.
■ Shaun Chase's grand slam capped Oregon's 5-1 win for a weekend sweep of Arizona yesterday.
"It's always a shot in the stomach when someone gets intentionally walked in front of you," said Chase, who was 7-for-11 with three homers on the weekend. "It means they want to pitch to you instead of him. I was like, 'All right, I'm down with that."