DuckNation links: Past stars

Brandon P. Oliver writesInsider: DuckNation's series on recent recruiting classes goes back to 2008, a star-studded group led by LaMichael James, John Boyett and Darron Thomas.

Oliver writes: Former Ducks standout wide receiver Keenan Howry talks about the change in perception at Oregon and his current coaching job.

More Oliver: Gritty walk-on wide receiver Justin Hoffman has retired, but the emotional leader of the Ducks' receiving corps won't be going far, as he'll serve as an undergraduate assistant.