Monthly Archive: May 2012

One-On-One: Oregon Ducks cornerback Anthony Gildon (2007-11) 5

One-On-One: Oregon Ducks cornerback Anthony Gildon (2007-11)

Each week FishDuck.com’s Kurt Liedtke (better known as Keeerrrttt1) speaks with current/former student athletes, other FishDuck contributors, and outside experts in a one-on-one conversation–the FishDuck.com One-On-One. This week Kurt is joined by Oregon Ducks cornerback Anthony Gildon, who came to...

The McLemore Era…On the Defensive Side 4

The McLemore Era…On the Defensive Side

This four-year stalwart played a huge role in Oregon’s success through the late 90’s.  Many remember the “McLemore era” for the amazing career of superstar receiver Cristin McLemore (1992-1995), but his brother Brandon excelled equally on the defensive side of...

Recruiting Update: Wilson Commits to Oregon & Versatile Lineman Offered 0

Recruiting Update: Wilson Commits to Oregon & Versatile Lineman Offered

Follow me on Twitter: @MarkDFlores Be sure to like us on Facebook: FISHDUCK.COM Football Recruiting Commitments/Offers Last Friday night, highly touted running back Dontre Wilson (4-Star/DeSoto, TX/Rivals250) committed to play his college ball in Eugene. Due to the volume of information...

Ducks on Deck: It’s been a while 0

Ducks on Deck: It’s been a while

It’s been a while…Since 1989 to be exact. That is the last time the Oregon softball program made its first and only College World Series appearance. They can now add 2012 to the media guide. The old cliché goes, ‘everything’s...

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How Chip Kelly Game Plans for Opponents

We have a special video for you today as we look at how Chip Kelly Game Plans for his opponents. I’ve noticed some patterns over the years, so sit back and see if you agree with my conclusions. Charles Fischer...

FishDuck Weekly Video Log – Episode 44 1

FishDuck Weekly Video Log – Episode 44

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...

“Building a Juggernaut” Part Two: The Oregon Brand and Skill Position Recruiting 15

“Building a Juggernaut” Part Two: The Oregon Brand and Skill Position Recruiting

Part 1 of this series by Chris Charbonnier is available here: http://fishduck.com/2012/05/building-a-juggarnaut-part-one-the-dontre-wilson-commitment/   For those who’ve been following Oregon recruiting lately, it’s no surprise that the Ducks have already landed commitments from running backs Thomas Tyner and Dontre Wilson. Over...

The Greatest Day of My Life: How Dr. Seuss Taught Me to Be a Fan 3

The Greatest Day of My Life: How Dr. Seuss Taught Me to Be a Fan

What is the greatest day of your life? I know what I would say, but how would most people answer this question?  If you are a parent, you would likely say the day your child was born.  If you are...

Oregon’s measured recruiting approach 3

Oregon’s measured recruiting approach

Amid all the happiness over Oregon getting a verbal commitment Friday from heralded Texas running back Dontre Wilson was one thorny issue. Wilson is only the third soon-to-be high school senior to pick the Ducks so far. A few years...

Notes from around college football: LSU vs. Bama the best thing for college football? Can new summer programs help fans? 6

Notes from around college football: LSU vs. Bama the best thing for college football? Can new summer programs help fans?

Another week is in the books, and your favorite team still remains in your favorite conference…or does it? If realignment and rumors were a part of the game, then we would have so much more to talk about and analyze...

“Building a Juggernaut” Part One: The Dontre Wilson commitment 13

“Building a Juggernaut” Part One: The Dontre Wilson commitment

Last night, the Ducks landed a huge commitment from RB Dontre Wilson, out of DeSoto, TX. A unanimous four-star across all four major recruiting services, Wilson is one of the best backs in the country. He picked the Ducks over...

FishDuck Guide to Film Excellence 2

FishDuck Guide to Film Excellence

It looks like the weather is going to be nice this weekend…if you don’t count Sunday as part of the weekend.  The spring brings so many different weather patterns to the Pacific Northwest that it’s always a good idea to...

Bennett or Mariota? Why it doesn’t matter 20

Bennett or Mariota? Why it doesn’t matter

As the Oregon Ducks football team prepares this summer for the upcoming 2012 season, many personnel questions will remain unanswered, as voluntary practices and workouts will continue to go unseen for the foreseeable future, all media and the public barred...

The Coach’s Corner: Following A Dream 0

The Coach’s Corner: Following A Dream

A note from FishDuck.com: Today we have a unique treat, this article is from Coach Mike Morris, who coached at seven different high schools in Southern California for 30 years. We encourage other coaches that are interested in possibly writing...