Two of the defining characteristics of 2014-15 Oregon football are its uncharacteristically wide-spread commitment to the concept of "team," and its ability to balance focused preparation with a free-spirited demeanor.
■ Mark Helfrich and Urban Meyer talked to the media yesterday in their title game press conference.
■ Max Olson also talks about the "big prize fight" tonight.
■ Andrew Greif previews tonight's game.
■ Edward Aschoff says the overlooked Duck defense could be the difference in the game tonight.
■ Jason Quick says the team is intent helping Mark Helfrich step out of Chip Kelly's shadow.
■ Joseph Hoyt compares the quarterbacks for the game tonight.
■ Dale Newton believes this team's resolve remains high even with another hit to the depth chart.