2016 Record: 4-8, 2-7 in Conference Key Wins: Utah Key Losses: Colorado, Washington State, Washington, Oregon State Full disclosure: I’m an Oregon fan. In the 2014-2015 season, the Ducks were set to appear in their second National Championship appearance in … Continue reading Pac-12 Preview: Oregon
The lifeblood of college football revolves around middle-aged men convincing 17 year-old kids to join their team; we just happen to call it recruitment. The biggest recruiting holiday of the year, National Signing Day, happened a couple weeks ago. Nearly every player in the Top 100 signs their letters of intent (essentially, their pledges) on this day and people can understand how the recruiting classes will look.
Let’s take a look at the Pac-12 North in inverse rankings (according to 247.com composite rankings).
The NFL Draft Combine Participants list came out this morning. For the uninitiated, the Combine is where players get invited to do a series of drills to show off to the 32 NFL scouts in attendance just what they’re made of. The … Continue reading There is Only One Duck Invited to the Combine…
The Pac-12 released their schedules about a week and a half ago. A hallmark of offseason banter is dissecting schedules to determine how difficult a season might be for any one team. When does a team get their bye week? … Continue reading Breaking Down Pac-12 Schedules: The North
See, it’s funny because Terminator 4 was Salvation. Also, Alabama finally made something of their season based on merit, so that’s kind of like salvation. Well, we can start with the obvious observation…Alabama finally beat a … Continue reading College Football Playoff 4: Salvation
Marcus Mariota has been touted as the best quarterback in all of college football at the moment, and it’s hard to argue against that. Relatively unknown as a high schooler, Mariota has shown patience (almost to a fault), speed, and … Continue reading Getting the Monkey Off the Back
Despite everything you have heard in the news the last month or so, a quite a few credible sources are saying Chip Kelly is staying firmly planted in Eugene. The Duck faithful had all but moved on to Mark Helfrich being the new head coach last Friday when sources leaked that Cleveland was finalizing the contract to make Chip Kelly their new head coach. The next day, sources reported that Cleveland had moved on to searching for a new coaching candidate and that Chip was talking to Philadelphia about their opening. Today, ESPN broke the news that Chip Kelly was, … Continue reading Chip Forgoes the NFL..Again