Tagged: Chip Kelly Spread Offense

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Oregon Football Still on the Rise

The Ducks’ 42-20 loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes in the College Football Playoff National Championship game had many people shaking their heads in disbelief. It seemed Oregon was finally positioned to claim its first college football national championship. The Ducks had...

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Oregon Solidifies its Identity

The Spread-Option offense is a mix-up of a hundred years of football knowledge and tactics, a combination of the antiquated Triple-Option employed by Navy and Notre Dame, the run-heavy offenses of Vince Lombardi and Woody Hayes (Ohio State), and the Run and Shoot variations of Harvey N....

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The Huff-Kelly Reunion

It’s only year two of the Chip Kelly era in Philadelphia, and the Eagles have already overhauled their receiver group. They released three-time Pro Bowler DeSean Jackson and veteran slot receiver Jason Avant. They re-signed Riley Cooper and Jeremy Maclin. Then,...

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Is Oregon Adding a Tight End Twist?

We veterans of Oregon football are accustomed to the usual movements within the Inside and Outside Zone Read play and their blocking schemes.  Yet in the Fiesta Bowl we ran something unusual with our tight end…. a twist within our...

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Is Chip Kelly Slowing Down the Ducks?

Okay, breathe.  As of this morning, it appears that the Ducks coach has decided to stick around.  I think everybody, outside of Mark Helfrich, can breathe that big sigh of relief.  Done.  Now let’s talk about what we saw in...

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What Every NFL Fan Should Know about Chip Kelly

For the fans of Philadelphia—know that I hate this, but there are some important elements to Charles “Chip” Kelly you should know about and his unique offense.  I am taking time from our own bowl coverage to continue our mission...