Monthly Archive: September 2012

Notes from around the college football nation: Stanford stumped and Geno Smith for heisman 1

Notes from around the college football nation: Stanford stumped and Geno Smith for heisman

  If offense is what you like, then this was certainly the week to be watching college football. Some teams scored so many points they made it look like a basketball score, all day and night defense appeared to be...

GAME 5 PREVIEW: OREGON VS. WASHINGTON STATE 2

GAME 5 PREVIEW: OREGON VS. WASHINGTON STATE

After one of the most dominating defensive performances in school history, Oregon gets set to face another challenge tonight–the “Air-Raid” attack of the Washington State Cougars. WSU, coming off an embarrassing loss at home to Colorado, offers Oregon another chance...

I Was Soooo Scared 1

I Was Soooo Scared

There I was, sitting at home reading the Good Book or setting the leg bone of a stray puppy, I don’t remember which, when there was a knock on the door.  I answered it and the meanest man in the world...

OREGON FOOTBALL WEEK 5: Cougs stagger into Seattle to face #2 Ducks 0

OREGON FOOTBALL WEEK 5: Cougs stagger into Seattle to face #2 Ducks

Who they are: Washington State University Cougars – Pacific-12 North Conference Head coach: Mike Leach (1st year) School Colors: Crimson and Gray Located: Pullman, Washington Mascot: Butch T. Cougar 2011 record and rankings: 4-8 (2-7, 11th place Pac-12) This year/Last...

One-On-One: Comcast Sports Net Reporter Jordan Whitley 0

One-On-One: Comcast Sports Net Reporter Jordan Whitley

Each week FishDuck.com’s Kurt Liedtke (better known as Keeerrrttt1) speaks with current/former student athletes, other FishDuck contributors, and outside experts–the FishDuck.com One-On-One. This week Kurt is joined by the newest member of the Comcast Sports Northwest reporting team, Jordan Whitley....

GET THE POPCORN READY, THE “AIR-RAID” ATTACK IS NEXT UP FOR OREGON 0

GET THE POPCORN READY, THE “AIR-RAID” ATTACK IS NEXT UP FOR OREGON

Say what you will about Washington State coach Mike Leach–the man can flat-out coach. After spending 10 seasons in Lubbock leading the Texas Tech Red Raiders, Leach finds himself leading the Cougars, looking to re-energize a program that sunk to...

Recruiting Update: Oregon Lands “Killer T’s” & Surprise Senior Transfer 2

Recruiting Update: Oregon Lands “Killer T’s” & Surprise Senior Transfer

Football Recruiting Commits/Visits Following a resounding 49-0 win over Rich-Rod’s kittens, Oregon secured commitments from visitors Tyree and Tyrell Robinson (4-Star(s)/San Diego, CA/Rivals250). “My brother (Tyree) and I couldn’t be happier with our choice and we are committed to Oregon,” said Tyrell....

Quotes and Reactions from the DuckPond – Tennessee Tech and Arizona 0

Quotes and Reactions from the DuckPond – Tennessee Tech and Arizona

People say that being in the right place at the right time is a result of luck or coincidence, but I believe that you make your own luck through hard work and preparation—a philosophy Oregon head coach Chip Kelly enforces...

FLYOVER COUNTRY: So You Want To See A Gimmick…? 4

FLYOVER COUNTRY: So You Want To See A Gimmick…?

There have been many occasions where the national punditry, and even opposing fans say the Ducks run a “gimmick” offense. The notion is that the Ducks can only beat those hapless programs beneath them through finesse tactics, that they don’t...

With Offense In Flux, It’s Time To Look At The Big Picture 3

With Offense In Flux, It’s Time To Look At The Big Picture

During Oregon’s 49-0 domination of Arizona on Saturday night, many in the press box began to flip through the record books, no doubt scouring the defensive section to see where the Ducks’ performance ranked all-time. Oregon, whose first-string defense rarely...

FishDuck Weekly Video Log – Episode 60 0

FishDuck Weekly Video Log – Episode 60

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...