Mariota did not just win the Heisman, he pretty much won it by a landslide. He was named on over ninety percent of all ballots. He is not only the first to win the award from the University of Oregon, but also to win the award from the State of Hawaii
Sportsdesk: Mariota and Oregon Ducks in Perfect Position Moving Forward
Oregon finished the season ranked second in the College Football Playoff Top 25. The final ranking of the Top Four included Alabama at one, Oregon at two, Florida State at three and Ohio State from the Big Ten coming in fourth. Mark Helfrich and Compan
more... Pac 12 Championship Game - Pre-game Photos
I like to spend time on the field prior to the game. I usually find several players warming up and you see what they look like without helmets on. I usually see the same players out but this time Arik Armstead and DeForest Buckner were out going thr
more... David Peaks - Pac 12 Championship 2014 - Photos
Being at the Pac 12 Championship football game was an amazing experience. Being a photographer on the sideline was an even more amazing experience. Being part of the media group on the field is something I won't forget.
Ducks win Pac-12 Championship game 51-13
This was absolutely the best game and road trip I've ever participated in. A group of six of us traveled south on Thursday to cover the championship game.
more... Oregon Ducks Make a 'Statement' In Pac-12 Championship Win Over Arizona
Over the last two weeks Mariota has been accountable for eleven touchdowns including several to Freshman which bodes well for the team moving forward. Another Freshman, Running Back Royce Freeman had his eighth one-hundred yard rushing performance of t
more... Mariota and Freeman Lead Oregon Ducks Into Pac-12 Championship
Earlier this week the Pac-12 Conference announced Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year. Mariota was named Offensive Player of the Year, while Arizona's Scooby Wright was named Defensive Player of the Year.
In Hours the Ducks go Looking for Revenge
If revenge is a dish best served cold it may also, along with a relatively speaking frigid temperature, be a wet and windy Friday evening in early December in the Bay Area when the Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats (10-2, 7-2 Pac-12) at Levi’s Stadium
more... SportsDesk: College Football Playoff Top 25, Humans Don't Like Florida State
It is now Championship Week in College Football. Alabama faces Missouri on Saturday. Ohio State takes on Wisconsin on Saturday and the Pac-12 Championship Game is Friday Night with Oregon and Arizona. Arizona comes into the standings at number seven wi
more... Oregon State Finds Itself Looking for a Head Coach, Riley Heads to Nebraska
Riley spend fourteen seasons with Oregon State. He finishes with a record of 93-80 at Oregon State. His final game on the sideline was a loss in the Civil War against Oregon.
more... Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota Shows His Heisman Worthiness on Saturday
The Oregon Ducks Quarterback was accountable for six touchdowns and over five-hundred yards of Offense against the Beavers in the Civil War. Four scores were through the air with two catches being made by Wide Receiver Charles Nelson. Mariota also had
more... David Peaks - Civil War 2014
I find shooting the games this year to be memorable as this may be the last year we see Marcus Mariota playing for the Ducks. You may see a number of Mariota photos in my post because we are huge Mariota fans.
more... I Shot the Ducks!
Camera in hand I walked onto the field where in just a couple hours the Oregon Ducks would play against the Beavers in the 118th Civil War Game!