On Tuesday, Helfrich spoke about Quarterback Marcus Mariota as a leader for this team, as he has been in years past and how teammates rally around him. We all know the kind of special talent that Mariota is, but when it comes to coaching that talent.
The Eugene Emeralds picked up a much needed road win at Everett on Tuesday night and will look to start a winning streak on Wednesday at Everett.
The Hillsboro Hops came to Eugene and dominated with the bat beating the Eugene Emeralds over a three game set, 29-12 and leaving Robbie Wine’s team staring down the barrel of a five game road trip to Everett starting on Tuesday.
The Eugene Emeralds have lost two games in a row and will look to rebound in the final game of the series against Hillsboro before hitting the road to take on Everett.
I was fortunate enough to attend a Sports Photography Workshop in Santa Clara California. The workshop was hosted by Canon U.S.A and conducted by former Sports Illustrated photographer Peter Read Miller.
Johnstone re-injured his ACL this week according to a report from Comcast Sportsnet and will be out for the 2014 season, an important one for the Oregon Ducks. It is not only the first year of the College Football Playoff where the top four spots in the nation are coveted, but without Johnstone and Addison the Oregon Ducks lose elements of their offense that cannot easily be replaced. Sure, the ‘next man up’ mentality is there and always will be, but in some cases game experience far outweighs how talented some could potentially be at any position on the field.
The Eugene Emeralds entered the first of three with the Boise Hawks on a two game winning streak that was halted on Sunday night.
Former Oregon Ducks Running Back De’Anthony Thomas showed dazzling speed in his first NFL Game as a Kansas City Chief, returning a punt eighty yards for a touchdown in his debut.
The Eugene Emeralds hosted the Northwest All-Star Game on Tuesday night, which ended in a 0-0 tie.
Fall Camp for the Oregon Football team started on Monday and there are plenty of story lines as the team competes for a spot in the first year of the College Football Playoff