Former Oregon football players Josh Huff, De’Anthony Thomas and Terrance Mitchell appear to be locks for a future in the NFL. However, at the team’s annual Pro Timing Day Thursday afternoon, there were players participating with bleak NFL futures. One of those players was former Oregon wide receiver Daryle Hawkins. …
Opponents of the Ducks are used to having to ask themselves who the ball is going to. Now they have to wonder — who isn’t it going to?
Third and long — the ultimate test for a quarterback. The opposition knows the pass is coming. The defensive ends are guaranteed their target is looming with his eyes down the field. Cornerbacks and safeties know the ball will be coming their way soon enough, and this is the perfect …
Local boy style: Marcus Mariota has always led by example, and that won’t change as he fights for a starting job this fall
A short but distinguished high school playing career holds plenty of clues as to what fans might expect if and when Mariota is finally named Oregon’s starter.
Both quarterbacks — Bryan Bennett and Marcus Mariota — also bring different skill sets to Ducks’ offense.
With 49-31 win over UCLA, Oregon punched its second ticket to the Rose Bowl in three seasons under head coach Chip Kelly.