I've been thinking about Darron Thomas, De'Anthony Thomas and Gary Campbell, Serena Williams, The Cowboys, The Jets and Tony Romo...here's why.
Darron Thomas threw for 6 touchdowns – two to freshman sensation DeAnthony Thomas – leading the Oregon Ducks past Nevada 69-20 Saturday afternoon at Autzen Stadium. The sophomore quarterback rebounded from a disappointing effort last week against LSU, connecting on 13 of his 19 attempts, for 295 yards.
Oregon's wide receivers are looking for more consistency against Nevada.
Best estimates are that two thirds to three quarters of the more than 80,000 who will be attending Saturday’s Cowboy’s Classic will be wearing the purple & gold of the Louisiana State Bayou Tigers.
As was the case in Oregon’s last high profile outing against an SEC opponent - January’s BCS championship game, the Tigers – though of Auburn and wearing orange and blue –outnumbered Oregon’s traveling contingent by a significant margin
Football season is indeed around the corner and there's plenty to look forward to.
After an amazing 2010 season that culminated with an appearance in the BCS National Championship Game, the Ducks head into the 2011 season with national title hopes and a No. 3 pre-season ranking in the Coaches Poll, which is the highest preseason rank they’ve ever had.
The Oregon Ducks football team talked with members of the press for media day before their first official practice session of the season.
There are things more important than sports, just ask Joey Harrington.
I've covered U of O athletics on and off since 2000, and I'm looking forward to the challenge of developing the EDN sports page into something no one else has seen in this area. As the new sports editor, let me kickoff this column with a few random thoughts.
Many have heard the adage “Offense sells tickets, but defense wins championships” but is that the truth? Though some question the validity of the statement, the Oregon Ducks have proven that for them, defense has been a crucial part in their 2013-14 late-season success. The Ducks showcased both heart and skill in the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament proving ...