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Friday, September 30, 2016

Duck Stuff: Friday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Thursday practice report plus an interview with Brady Hoke following practice.

■ Chantel Jennings says the DB's hope to show growth this week.

Dale Newton previews the WSU game.

■ Johnny Ragin has been named a semifinalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy.

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Duck Stuff: Thursday Edition

Rob Moseley has the latest practice report plus interviews with Dakota Prukop and Matt Lubick.

Andrew Greif has five things to know about the Cougars.

John Canzano talks with the beat reporters about the game Saturday.

Troy Dye has been named one of college's best freshmen.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Duck Stuff: Wednesday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Tuesday practice report plus interviews and the game notes for WSU.

■ Tyson Alger talks about Tony Brooks-James and his game against Colorado.

Andrew Greif report Mark Helfrich let the team know that entitlement cannot exist.

■ Ken Goe wonders if the recent players-only-meeting will have an effect going forward.

Dale Newton looks at the Ducks going forward after two straight losses.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Duck Stuff: Tuesday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Monday practice report plus interviews with Johnny Ragin and John Neal.

■ Andrew Greif reports on a players-only-meeting where they said "it's time to grow up."

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Monday, September 26, 2016

Duck Stuff: Monday Edition

Andrew Greif has a sneak peek at the Washington St. game on Saturday.

■ Ken Goe wonders if it's panic time and John Canzano opens a can of A-Z.

■ Rob Moseley says the seniors raised their voices in the locker room following the loss to Colorado.

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Duck Stuff: Sunday Edition

■ Ducks lose to Colorado 41-38. Terrible play calling, penalties, etc. etc. Rinse and repeat. Might be a long season. Game stories below.

Rob Moseley has the game recap and a postgame notebook; John Canzano, Andrew Greif and Tyson Alger share their thoughts and Adam Eberhardt shares his photos. FYI - be sure to read the Canzano piece, excellent.

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Saturday, September 24, 2016

Duck Stuff: Saturday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Friday practice report.

■ Ken Goe believes the Ducks will win big today and then staff has 5 things to watch today.

■ Chantel Jennings says Oregon needs to clean up the penalties and Kevin Gemmell says the depth chart will be tested for both teams today.

■ Six former Duck standouts will be inducted to Oregon's Hall of Fame today before the kickoff.

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Duck Stuff: Friday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Thursday practice report plus an interview with Brady Hoke and a look at the new uniforms.

Andrew Greif previews the Colorado game.

■ Kevin Gemmell says the ground game will plow ahead with or without Royce Freeman.

Dale Newton says the game tomorrow is winnable but things will only get harder the rest of the season.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Duck Stuff: Thursday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Wednesday practice report plus an interview with Matt Lubick.

■ Andrew Greif has Colorado and Oregon by the numbers plus also notes this isn't the same old Colorado team.

Dakota Prukop and Darren Carrington are still developing chemistry.

■ Chantel Jennings says the Ducks have a gaping hole in their run defense.

Regardless of what players the Ducks see, Oregon’s interior defense needs to take major steps forward. It already has hurt them pretty badly and three games into the season they haven't been able to hide that weakness.

■ Dale Newton says to secure the future, the Ducks need to win the recruiting battle over a bumper crop of in-state recruits.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Duck Stuff: Wednesday Edition

Rob Moseley has the latest practice report plus interviews with Mark Helfrich, Dwayne Stanford and Jake Hanson.

Ken Goe says to forget the Nebraska loss, it's what happens next that matters.

Chantel Jennings and Dale Newton both report that Mark Helfrich is defending the two-point strategy.

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Duck Stuff: Tuesday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Monday practice report plus interviews with Kani Benoit, Arrion Springs and Austin Maloata.

Andrew Greif has a sneak peek at the Colorado game plus Devon Allen and Tyrell Crosby are out for the rest of the year with injuries.

Tyson Alger reports Royce Freeman wasn't severely injured and will be back soon.

■ John Canzano shares his radio show where he talked with Andrew Greif about team leadership.

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Duck Stuff: Monday Edition

Rob Moseley says the Ducks are focusing on improvement with Pac-12 play beginning on Saturday.

John Canzano and Ken Goe give their take on the loss to Nebraska and here are 11 takeaways from the game in Lincoln.

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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Duck Stuff: Sunday Edition

■ Penalties, poor play calling and missed opportunities in a game the Ducks should have won, sigh....Final: Oregon 32 - Nebraska 35. Going to be a long season. Major stories below.

Rob Moseley has the game recap and a post game notebook; Andrew Greif, Tyson Alger and John Canzano all throw in their two cents and the Oregonian shares their collection of photos.

Next week's game against Colorado is slated for a 2:30 pm kickoff on the Pac-12 Network.

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Duck Stuff: Saturday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Friday practice report.

Andrew Greif has a fans guide to game day plus Tyson Alger shares photos of the new uniforms being worn today.

■ Kellen Garrett has three keys for the Ducks today.

John Canzano and Dale Newton both see the game today as a turning point for the Ducks.

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Duck Stuff: Friday Edition

Rob Moseley has your latest practice report and an interview with Brady Hoke.

John Canzano talks with Dakota Prukop on his radio show ahead of the Nebraska game.

Tyson Alger and Dale Newton wonder how Prukop and a young o-line will handle playing in front of huge crowd at Nebraska.

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Duck Stuff: Thursday Edition

Rob Moseley has your latest practice report and interview with Matt Lubick.

Andrew Greif wonders if big plays will be the difference on Saturday.

Ryan Kostecka looks at the key players for Oregon and Nebraska.

Jesse Temple looks at the long history Mike Riley has had with the Ducks.

■ Chantel Jennings says Royce Freeman keeps the offense running smoothly.

■ ESPN has Troy Dye listed as Oregon's best true freshman.

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Duck Stuff: Wednesday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Tuesday practice report and has the game notes for Nebraska.

■ Andrew Greif shares an interview with Dakota Prukop and then has a talk with a Nebraska beat reporter.

■ John Canzano has a bold prediction for the Nebraska game and then talks with Mike Riley on his radio show.

Dale Newton looks at that stats between Oregon and Nebraska.

The Ducks have played a lot of guys defensively. Keep in mind the halftime score versus UC Davis was 25-7 and against the Wahoos it was 30-6...If the Ducks can stop the run without giving up too many big plays in the passing game, they’ll win handily.

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Duck Stuff: Tuesday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Monday practice report.

■ Andrew Greif says Oregon hopes to finish better than they have the first two games.

"We preach at halftime, every coach, let's go out and go for the jugular right off the bat," offensive line coach Steve Greatwood said, shaking his head after Monday's practice. "So what do we do? We go three downs and out on offense and give up a touchdown on defense. We have got to instill that sort of go-for-the-jugular attitude in our players and finish some football games."

■ Ryan Kostecka believes the battle between Oregon receivers and the Nebraska secondary will be pivotal.

■ Dale Newton looks for the defense to do a better job against Nebraska.

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Monday, September 12, 2016

Duck Stuff: Monday Edition

■ David Lombardi has a helmet sticker for Royce Freeman for his effort against Virginia.

...Freeman was a destructive force to the tune of 207 yards on 21 carries. The big blow was Freeman's 85-yard rumble in the third quarter. He's rushed for at least 100 yards in 10 straight games against FBS opponents.

■ Kevin Gemmell still has Oregon at #3 in the latest Pac-12 power rankings.

■ Andrew Greif takes another look at Royce Freeman's season so far.

John Canzano opens a can of A-Z as Oregon prepares for Nebraska.

Latest AP Poll has Oregon moving up two spots to #22.

■ Rob Moseley says the Ducks are looking for a solid start and better finish this week.

Andrew Greif gives us a sneak peek at the Nebraska game.

Ted Miller previews the game against Nebraska.

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

Duck Stuff: Sunday Edition

■ It wasn't the best defensive effort but it was a win 44-26 was the final score but questions will remain for week 3 against Nebraska. Here are the major stories.

Rob Moseley has the game recap, has a postgame notebook and says Prukop has passed the next test; Andrew Greif shares his thoughts as does John Canzano and Kaylee Domzalski has game photos.

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Saturday, September 10, 2016

Duck Stuff: Saturday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Friday practice report and game notes for Virginia.

Andrew Greif has a good story on how Bronco Mendenhall helped turnaround the Duck program in 2007.

■ John Canzano says Virginia is scratching its head over playing the Ducks.

The Oregonian has 5 things to watch for in the game today and Ryan Kostecka talks about players to watch.

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Friday, September 09, 2016

Duck Stuff: Friday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Thursday practice report and Mark Helfrich talked with reporters after practice..

The ESPN Pac-12 crew all agree that the Ducks will beat Virginia tomorrow night.

■ Chantel Jennings says the running backs are using BYU film to prepare for Virginia's blitzes.

Andrew Greif says Troy Dye isn't fazed by all the attention after game one.

John Canzano spoke with Brady Hoke recently on his radio show.

Dale Newton says Oregon will look to improve in game 2.

This isn’t a marquee matchup, but it’s an opportunity for the Ducks to look cleaner and more efficient, surer of what they’re doing. The opening week effort wasn’t perfect, but it was encouraging...

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Thursday, September 08, 2016

Duck Stuff: Thursday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Wednesday practice report and Dakota Prukop, Devon Allen and Pharoah Brown talk with the media after practice.

Chantel Jennings has a good piece on Pharoah Brown and his remarkable recovery.

Ryan Kostecka shares his matchups to watch for during the Virginia game.

Mike Bellotti will be one of the analysts for the Virginia game.

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Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Duck Stuff: Wednesday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Tuesday practice report.

Oregon remains at #24 following the win over UC Davis.

Troy Dye's family has been a big part of his journey to the Ducks.

■ Andrew Greif talks about the O-line and learning on the fly.

■ Tyson Alger takes a closer look at Devon Allen's return to football after track season and the Olympics.

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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Duck Stuff: Tuesday Edition


Rob Moseley has your Monday practice report and interviews with David Yost, Justin Herbert and Dakota Prukop.

Andrew Greif has a sneak peek at the Virginia game then looks at the numbers. Tyson Alger shares the new uniforms for the Ducks on Saturday.

Early prediction: Oregon 47, Virginia 28

Chantel Jennings says Oregon will try to up the tempo this week.

■ The Pac-12 named Oregon's true freshman linebacker Troy Dye its defensive player of the week yesterday.

Dale Newton believes nobody is panicking after the first game but there is reason to be concerned.

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Monday, September 05, 2016

Duck Stuff: Monday Edition

■ Rob Moseley reports the Ducks are looking to build on the opening victory.

■ ESPN crew has a helmet sticker for Dakota Prukop and has Oregon at #3 in their week one Pac-12 power rankings.

■ Andrew Greif has notes from Mark Helfrich's Sunday press conference.

John Canzano shares his review after the game with UC Davis. (good read)

Dale Newton talks about Troy Dye and the defense.

Dye was a revelation, bursting from the backside to run down ball carriers from the backside, pursuing, making plays. He showed the motor and intensity the Ducks need in their new defensive scheme.

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Sunday, September 04, 2016

Duck Stuff: Sunday Edition

■ After a slow start Oregon finally found their momentum and cruised to a 53-28 win over UC Davis. All the news, recaps, interviews and more below.

Rob Moseley has your game recap, talks about the young O-line, has kudos for LB Troy Dye and has a post game notebook; Andrew Greif and Jack Butler have their game recaps; interviews with Mark Helfrich, Dakota Prukop and Troy Dye; and finally Adam Eberhardt shares his gameday photos.

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Saturday, September 03, 2016

Duck Stuff: Saturday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Friday practice report.

John Canzano shares his radio show interview with backup QB Justin Herbert.

■ Chantel Jennings and Steve Summers preview the game today against UC Davis.

Tailgater Magazine ranked Autzen Stadium as the best tailgating mecca.

This stadium has one of the best game day atmospheres, but that doesn't keep fans from being incredibly welcoming before the game. Tailgating among a community of food sharing and good conversation isn't something found at most top tier football schools.

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Friday, September 02, 2016

Duck Stuff: Friday Edition

■ Rob Moseley has your Thursday practice report followed by interviews with Mark Helfrich and David Yost.

■ Ryan Kostecka and Tyson Alger share their things/players to watch in the game against UC Davis tomorrow.

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Thursday, September 01, 2016

Duck Stuff: Thursday Edition

Rob Moseley has your Wednesday practice report.

■ The Oregonian crew wonders what kind of season the Ducks will have.

■ Chantel Jennings says Cameron Hunt hopes to bring veteran smarts to a young O-line.

Dale Newton shares something to watch for in Dakota Prukop's debut.

...Prukop has to win the confidence and trust of his teammates. Part of that he’s done in practice, but it’s another thing in a full stadium, especially on the road in Lincoln, Nebraska or rowdy Pullman...

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