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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Duck Stuff: Morning Mud

Morning Mud
Chantel Jennings has Royce Freeman at #23 on their seasons best Pac-12 player list and takes a look back at their fearless predictions for last year.

The freshman beat out Thomas Tyner and Byron Marshall to be the Ducks' starter en route to the first 1,000-yard rushing season for a freshman in Oregon history. His athleticism and sheer power (seriously, he’s built like a truck) demolished opponents as he rushed for 5.51 yards per carry against Pac-12 opponents. In conference play, Freeman converted 46.4 percent of his third-down rushes and 100 percent of his fourth-down rushes. Only 24 of his 202 Pac-12 rushes went for zero or negative yardage.

Rob Moseley talks about replacing Marcus Mariota and Mark Helfrich recaps the 2014/15 season during his press conference yesterday.

■ Ted Miller goes out on a limb when he makes his Pac-12 way-too-early 2015 bold predictions.

■ Andrew Nemec starts at #10 with his top ten Duck recruits, James Locke.

■ D1baseball.com has Oregon ranked at #22 on their preseason top 25.

■ David Piper @ATQ says one thing is crystal clear, Mark Helfrich is our guy.

■ Dale Newton believes Darron Thomas might be the most under-appreciated QB in Duck history.

GO DUCKS!

1 comment:

DDubbs76 said...

David Piper hit that one on the head...welcome home, Helfrich...you are now accepted!