After the Ducks program began to take off in the mid-1990s, California hired former Ducks' offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford in 2002. As the Ducks' upward climb reached a standstill, Cal stepped up and looked like it might be the next in line to challenge USC.
about 1601 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
There are many differences between the Oregon Ducks current approach under Chip Kelly when compared to former head coach Mike Bellotti. Many of them are glaring, but the one that goes largely unnoticed is the fact that Kelly is keeping the emerging local talent home.
about 1670 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
Oregon Ducks fans have been witness to one of the greatest rises in college football history over the past two decades. The Ducks have risen from cellar dwellers to one of the hottest names in all of college football.
about 1707 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
Among Oregon's highly touted 2010 recruiting class, which included the likes of Lache Seastrunk, Dior Mathis, Curtis White and Ricky Heimuli, there was one name that left people wondering how he fit in to the Ducks future.
about 1720 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
While Oregon will never be confused with Texas, Florida, Georgia or California in terms of football talent, the talent pool has become deeper in recent years. After a tough, in-state start under Chip Kelly, the Ducks have begun to keep the top recruits in state under the fourth-year head coach.
about 1726 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
By hauling in the No. 18 recruiting class in 2012 the Oregon Ducks added more depth, size and skill to an already young and talented roster. The class, heavy on defense and elite skill-position players, could see a number of newcomers make an immediate impact in Eugene.
about 1732 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks