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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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Spring game rosters finalized as weekday practices come to a close

The final spring game rosters were released — a reminder that the Ducks’ work is far from over, and the most important test for many players still lies ahead on Saturday when they take the field in front of what promises to be a sizable crowd.

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As spring game squads are formed, Oregon football looks to close spring practices with a bang

Spring game rosters won’t be finalized until Wednesday as Oregon players look to make one last impression during the final week of practices.

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Lieberman: Marijuana use among football players is largely a matter of University public relations

If Duck football players can deal with their lifestyle choices in a legally responsible manner, who has a right to stop them?

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Oregon coaches, players move forward in aftermath of ESPN marijuana expose

Head coach Chip Kelly wishes probable cause didn’t prevent the football program from determining marijuana’s presence on his team, but for now, he’s resolved to educate and move forward.

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Students react to ESPN story detailing Oregon football marijuana use

We asked students how they felt about the recent ESPN article regarding U of O football and marijuana.  

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In wake of ESPN revelations, students hesitate to declare football pot use a problem

An ESPN The Magazine article revealed explosive details about marijuana use with Oregon’s football program, but students aren’t convinced the team has a problem.

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ESPN report suggests 'between 40 percent and 60 percent' of Oregon football players use marijuana

The article cites 19 current or former players who suggest widespread marijuana use within the program.

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ESPN report suggests ‘between 40 percent and 60 percent’ of Oregon football players use marijuana

The article cites 19 current or former players who suggest widespread marijuana use within the program.

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Drukarev: Petrino situation illustrates NCAA injustices toward players

Bobby Petrino’s still-flourishing career shows the different standard to which coaches and employees are held to compared to NCAA athletes.

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Lieberman: Petrino’s ousting gives college football fans another peek behind the curtain

The scandalous firing of Arkansas football head coach Bobby Petrino highlights the lack of transparency in big-time college athletics.

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As spring practices enter second week, redshirt freshmen receivers look to show off improvement

After sitting out all of 2011, redshirt freshmen Devon Blackmon, Tacoi Sumler and B.J. Kelly each began spring practices with fresh motivation.

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First Oregon spring football business as usual for veteran players, learning process for early-enrollee freshmen

No Rose Bowl victory hangover was evident as the Oregon Ducks held their first spring football practice of the 2012-13 season this morning. In fact, it was business as usual for head coach Chip Kelly and some of the team’s veterans. And while only a few of the incoming freshmen were in attendance, the rookies impressed — even with a “deep” learning curve.

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Malee: LaMichael James tweets shed light on the true loss from closed spring practices

Journalists and older fans will gripe about it, but for younger fans, the closing of spring practice is a much greater loss.

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As spring practice begins, question marks abound for Oregon football

A slew of departures at key positions makes this a particularly important spring for the Ducks.

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Highlights from Chip Kelly spring preview teleconference

Oregon head coach Chip Kelly spoke to the media via teleconference on Wednesday about incoming freshmen, the upcoming quarterback competition and why he decided to close spring practices.

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Oregon football to face off with Big Ten power Michigan State in 2014, 2015

With this latest scheduling development, Chip Kelly continues a recent trend of accepting early-season non-conference challenges.

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Former Ducks pursue NFL dreams at Oregon Pro Day

LaMichael James, Darron Thomas and David Paulson were just a few of the players looking to wow professional scouts on Thursday afternoon.

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Clark: The arrival of spring football puts to rest another eventful offseason

The spring football season begins next month, and there will be plenty to keep an eye on this year.

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Malee: With Tra Carson's departure, Oregon's running back situation a question mark

Though not a star, Carson proved dependable in his freshman season, and it remains unclear who will replace him as a backup to Kenjon Barner.

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Oregon sophomore Josh Huff cited for DUII Saturday morning

According to a report from Jack Morgan of The Register-Guard, University of Oregon wide receiver Josh Huff was cited for driving under the influence of intoxicants early Saturday morning. Huff, 20, was stopped by a police officer at the corner of 18th Avenue and Agate Street. The report said the …

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Report: Running back Tra Carson set to transfer

Carson is the third running back to leave Oregon since 2010.

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Lieberman: UCLA basketball scandal should serve as a reminder to Oregon football

Though Oregon football recently enjoyed its most successful season ever, the program should remain wary of the predicaments that have plagued the Bruins.

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Athletic department could face NCAA rules violations

Documents released on Friday showed that the Oregon athletic department and NCAA agreed on rules violations between 2008 and 2011.

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Drukarev: Oregon football has discovered successful recruiting formula

Oregon’s football recruiting formula is a key component of the team’s success.

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Oregon football reveals 2012 recruiting class

A look at some of the players that make up Oregon’s 21-person 2012 recruiting class.

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Oregon football receives 21 letters of intent

The Oregon Ducks signed 21 recruits today as high school stars nationwide faxed in their national letters of intent, including seven four-star recruits.

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