Oregon’s Niche in the Cycle of Pac-12 Football Dominance


Over the past 50 years or so there have been many great teams in the Pac-8/10/12, but only a few teams have risen to the top to dominate the conference over an extended time period. There are common threads among...

The Top 6 Tests Oregon Will Face in 2016


Given that the landscape of the Pac-12 has changed so dramatically it’s worthwhile to dive into the schedule and attempt to project the teams that will present the stiffest tests for Oregon. We lost to Washington State at home last year...

The Path to Glory Is Covered in Blue-Blood


There’s been a lot of grousing about preseason rankings and critics. When did Ducks fans develop such a thin skin? Rather than pound the table, I say bring it on. To the national pundits we’re known as the Blur or...

Six Stories For 2016 With Six Days Until Opening Day


The Super Bowl was decided last weekend, and while most of the country is lamenting the end of football, I have been counting down the days to spring. With baseball securely in the driver’s seat and only six days until...

Fare Thee Well


Well, it looks like is going away, at least in its current high content, fast moving iteration. That being the case I wanted to take this opportunity to say thank you and farewell to all who have made this journey so...

Excerpts from the Mailbag


10:30 a.m. is an important time at headquarters in Compton. That’s when the mail arrives. While electronic media is responsible for some of the feedback we get from readers, some folks prefer the old ways. They put pen to paper and write...

How the Ducks’ Season Was Completely Changed by Only 10 Points


So, I’m sitting here at my couch after watching the game, mouth agape because we actually just beat Stanford. The same Ducks who lost to the freaking Cougs at home just beat the playoff bound machine from Palo Alto. And...

This week in Pac-12 football


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POLL WATCHING: With four teams appearing in this week’s AP Poll, the Pac-12 had a streak of five or more teams in the AP Top 25 snapped at eight consecutive weeks ... UTAH moves up to No. 4 in this week’s AP poll... Continue reading →

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