Monthly Archive: February 2012

One-on-One: Derrick Deadwiler (Oregon WR 1991-93) 0

One-on-One: Derrick Deadwiler (Oregon WR 1991-93)

Each week FishDuck.com’s Kurt Liedtke will be speaking with current/former student athletes, other FishDuck contributors, and outside experts in a one-on-one conversation, the FishDuck.com One-On-One weekly video podcast. This week Kurt was joined by former Oregon Ducks wide receiver Derrick...

Recruiting Update: Holy Linebackers Batman!…and the Fastest 60m Time in the Nation 5

Recruiting Update: Holy Linebackers Batman!…and the Fastest 60m Time in the Nation

Football Recruiting: Oregon’s had its share of stalwarts line up in no-man’s land behind the defensive front. Resonating names the likes of Dave Wilcox, Blair Phillips, Spencer Paysinger, Casey Matthews, and current backer Michael Clay, have made it their business...

Seriously…What’s All That Racket!? 6

Seriously…What’s All That Racket!?

Let’s face it, tennis is not considered a major sport in American culture, ESPN.com doesn’t even list it in their sports tab bar. It’s kept hidden under “more sports” if you are frantically googling in an attempt to find it....

What Were the Refs Looking at: An Official’s Perspective 4

What Were the Refs Looking at: An Official’s Perspective

“No matter what call we make during a game, somebody is going to hate it and somebody is going to love it. We’re never going to please everybody whether we are right or wrong. The officials don’t have a home...

What Were the Refs Looking at: The Worst Calls in Oregon History 0

What Were the Refs Looking at: The Worst Calls in Oregon History

Referees have a tough job, we all know this. They also are the ultimate scapegoat, disliked by all for their stubborn impartiality in an emotional game and apparent lack of proper vision or understanding of the rules…or so we often...

FishDuck Weekly Video Log — Episode No. 31 0

FishDuck Weekly Video Log — Episode No. 31

Every week Kurt Liedtke (better known as Keeerrrttt1), co-owner of FishDuck.com, creates video blogs (vlogs) to update all you fine folk on all things FishDuck, a free-form discussion of current events about Oregon Ducks sports and all that’s new with...

Hold-Off, Duck Haters — the Verdict is Still Out 0

Hold-Off, Duck Haters — the Verdict is Still Out

The tweets from the opposing fan camps flew immediately Friday afternoon in the minutes and hours after Oregon released the NCAA’s “proposed findings of violations” over the football program’s recruiting methods. This from Bucknuts.com columnist Matt Baxendell: “#NCAA findings are...

I Thought They Said “Lint”… 0

I Thought They Said “Lint”…

…And that would have been okay.  Everyone gets a little lint on themselves now and again. Dryer sheets are good for that.  ” Here just use a lint brush  and we’ll be good to go.  Maybe a touch or two...

Oregon Football: The Duck Seniors 0

Oregon Football: The Duck Seniors

This time of year, it is typical for a flood of media coverage focusing on the football new comers and recruiting. The freshman, the transfers, the redshirting players, and even the early commits for next recruiting cycle. Reviewing and comparing the measurables like physical...

FishDuck Recruiting Special: Pac-12 Talent — No. 9 – 7 0

FishDuck Recruiting Special: Pac-12 Talent — No. 9 – 7

The following is the No. 9 – 7 countdown of Pac-12 schools, part of Chris Charbonnier‘s ongoing special report for FishDuck.com.   The introduction of this series is located here: http://fishduck.com/2012/02/fishduck-recruiting-special-pac-12-talent-introduction/ The countdown of No. 12 – 10 is located...

O TIME (The Making Of A Duck Anthem) 0

O TIME (The Making Of A Duck Anthem)

                                                          Duck Fans, Last year an Artist in Portland named XILE & a vlogger named Jared Sawyer set out on a mission to make an Oregon Duck Anthem.  Armed with just a $125 Flip Cam & a dream they managed...

The FishDuck One-On-One: Jerod Young (2-23-2012) 0

The FishDuck One-On-One: Jerod Young (2-23-2012)

Each week FishDuck.com’s Kurt Liedtke will be speaking with current/former student athletes, other FishDuck contributors, and outside experts in a one-on-one conversation, the FishDuck.com weekly video podcast. This week Kurt was joined by fellow FishDuck.com contributor Jerod Young for a...

Recruiting Update: The Nation’s No. 1 Recruit and “How the !@#$ do ya’ll feel!?” 0

Recruiting Update: The Nation’s No. 1 Recruit and “How the !@#$ do ya’ll feel!?”

Football Recruiting: If anyone omits speed from a brief description of Oregon Football, that person needs to head to the nearest media outlet for a checkup. As far as formalities go, if someone already hasn’t beaten me to it, let’s...