The sting of Monday night's loss will linger, and not just that the Ducks lost, but how they lost -- by being physically overpowered and allowing 246 rushing yards to Ezekiel Elliott. It's the same criticism that has haunted the Ducks for years. That said, Oregon was the No. 1 team in the Pac-12 and more than worthy of the top ranking in the league.
■ Arik Armstead has declared for the NFL draft.
■ Ken Goe says this is the golden age of Oregon football and there is no reason it has to end.
■ Andrew Greif talks about offseason adjustments.
■ The Oregonian looks at the return on investment the football program brings to Oregon.