It was quite a week for the Oregon Ducks. They earned a huge Fiesta Bowl win, saw several of their top targets commit elsewhere and -- maybe you heard -- nearly lost their head coach to the NFL for the second year in a row.
about 1716 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
While most Oregon fans are still celebrating the news of Chip Kelly's return, it wasn't all good news for the Ducks in the past week. Five of Oregon's top targets announced for other programs at various all-star games last week, forcing the Ducks to re-evaluate the remainder of their recruiting class.
about 1717 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
CARSON, Calif. -- Three-star tight end Thomas Duarte (Santa Ana, Calif./Mater Dei) put a quick end to his recruiting process on Friday, as the three-star prospect made a verbal commitment to the UCLA Bruins at the 2013 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl.
about 1720 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
The 2013 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl should offer plenty of intrigue on the field when it kicks off Friday at 6 p.m. PT from the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. With some of the top players from across the country in attendance, recruiting fans will have plenty to keep their eyes on over the course of the game.
about 1721 days ago | Erik McKinney and Brandon P. Oliver | NCF On The Trail
On Thursday night, the fourth-ranked Oregon Ducks will take on the fifth-ranked Kansas State Wildcats in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. Thursday is also a big day for the Ducks -- as well as every other program around the country -- as the recruiting dead period will end when the clock strikes midnight.
about 1724 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
FULLERTON, Calif. -- Monday marked the first day of practice for Friday's Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl. While all of the players adjusted to the location and the morning practice time, more than a few hit the ground running at full speed.
about 1724 days ago | Erik McKinney and Brandon P. Oliver | NCF On The Trail
There have been many hypothetical questions surrounding the USC Trojans. What if senior center Khaled Holmes had been healthy for the Stanford game? What if Matt Barkley had spiked the ball in the last-minute drive at Arizona?
about 1749 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
With the Ducks looking like a near lock to face Kansas State or Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl, they have time to rest and recover as they prepare for what will likely be their fourth consecutive BCS Bowl appearance.
about 1756 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks