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GameDay: Q&A with Oregon place holder and Eugene native Taylor Alie

The place holding position with the Ducks is starting to become a tradition shared by Eugene natives. After former Oregon backup quarterback and South Eugene alumni, Dustin Haines carried the duties last season, former Sheldon High School quarterback Taylor Alie has since taken over. In his redshirt freshman season, Alie …

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Bryan Bennett, Oregon's reserves proving their worth in the second half

When the most dramatic storyline during the course of a football game is whether or not the third-stringer will attempt a pass, chances are the scoreboard is going to be lopsided. From the opening kickoff, Oregon left little doubt they were the more talented team. Over the course of the …

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Oregon gets everyone involved in victory over Colorado

No. 4 Oregon did exactly what they were expected to do on Saturday afternoon against the University of Colorado Buffaloes

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No. 4 Oregon football smashes records, Colorado in 70-14 win

In the end, there were no surprises — no upsets, no letdowns and certainly no hope for the Buffaloes. No. 4 Oregon bruised, battered and broke Colorado 70-14 Saturday at Autzen Stadium, running over one of the country’s most generous defenses to the tune of 617 total yards and 30 …

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Bains: Ducks football should continue to take the proverbial foot off the pedal

While the plodding pace of the second half (which incidentally earned Marcus Mariota & Co. an uncommon win in the time of possession battle) was boring and led to many leaving Autzen early, it was a really cool thing for me to see.

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Spring game breakdown: Green team vs. White team

A detailed look at both squads on offense and defense.

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Hitting the links: After demolition in Colorado, Oregon looks to Washington State

How low did one AP voter rank the Ducks? Plus, ESPN’s latest Pac-12 power rankings and an update on Washington State’s Jeff Tuel.

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First practice of fall camp brings more questions to the offense

Oregon made its fall camp debut on Monday, and here’s a look at a few early impressions offensively.

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Oregon QB Darron Thomas learning to lead

Aaron Marineau Karrington Armstrong and Darron Thomas are getting to know one another better, a budding relationship that bodes well for Oregon’s offensive prospects next season. “Me and him have to talk to each other quite a bit,” said Armstrong, the sophomore center with the first-team offense. “He talks to …

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Costa injury throws wrench in lineup

Alex McDougall Two days removed from a 53-16 win over the Washington Huskies, the No. 1 Oregon football team returned to business Monday morning at the Moshofsky Center. The question on everyone’s mind surrounded the health of backup quarterback Nate Costa, who was carted off the field after suffering what …

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Solis makes a high-scoring first impression against Lobos

At the team hotel on Saturday morning, Eric Solis ate his breakfast. Not Wheaties – sorry, General Mills, no endorsement opportunity here. Bacon and eggs, instead. “I made sure I ate a lot of food because I played four hours later,” said the walk-on freshman kicker, who made his first …

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