Devon Allen took one to the house against the No. 3 punt team, and Johnathan Loyd did likewise on the first rep for the No. 1 punt return team. In between, Allen got behind the secondary and hauled in a long touchdown pass from Jeff Lockie.
■ Hroniss Grasu is the lone Oregon Duck named to Sports Illustrated Preseason All-American team.
■ Autzen Stadium ranked third in best Pac-12 stadium entrances recently.
■ Brock Huard @ESPN ($) has Marcus Mariota as the second best QB entering 2014.
■ Andrew Greif breaks down the special teams unit now that we are in fall camp.
■ Dale Newton says Oregon has three weeks to figure out Michigan St.
■ Rob Moseley says Alex Balducci is the new man in the middle.
“If I don't do my job correctly, I’ve got offensive linemen on linebackers, and that screws up the whole defense,” said Balducci, a Portland native. “I’ve got to do that, and make plays behind the line of scrimmage as often as possible.”