Tagged: Jake Rodrigues

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Ducks Have an Embarrassment of Riches at QB

Craig Strobeck The Ducks’ recent rise to a national college football superpower has been predicated by elite play from the quarterback position.  Players such as Dennis Dixon and Darron Thomas have been superior athletes who understood the QB position within the confines of...

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No Tyner, No Surprise

Kevin Cline Now that we are officially one game into the season, I can breathe a sigh of relief and satisfaction at finally having watched an Oregon Duck football game again.  As expected, there were very few surprises about Saturday’s game.  And, given...

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Five Revelations from the Nicholls Game

Craig Strobeck Disclaimer: The Oregon Ducks played a very weak opponent on Saturday, and while the boys finally got to hit someone not wearing green and yellow, Nicholls was about as far as it gets from the caliber of opponent Oregon...

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Ducks Plaster the Nicholls Colonels, 66-3

Craig Strobeck The Oregon Ducks demolished FCS doormat Nicholls as expected Saturday afternoon, by a score of 66-3, but the game gave the plucky Colonels some reasons to feel proud, and the Ducks’ coaches areas to improve this season. Speculation...

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Ducks’ Quarterback Controversy???

First team All PAC-12 and Heisman candidate Marcus Mariota returns at quarterback to lead the Ducks to what should be another great season.  With last year’s backup Bryan Bennett transferring to Southeastern Louisiana, the competition continues to heat up for...

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The Good, the Bad, and the Funny

College football players come in all shapes, sizes, backgrounds and personalities.  There are always the athletes who stick out on the field, but which Ducks would win the personality award?  The good guy, bad guy, and funny guy – three categories,...

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What Spring Football Reminded Us About the Relevance of Recruiting Rankings

  This week, we take a break from the Oregon Recruiting Manifesto to take a look at some of the emerging talent on the Duck roster. It didn’t take Jake Rodrigues long to lock down the back-up QB job.  Halfway...

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Ahh…Spring (Game) Is In The Air!

Featured Photo Courtesy Gary Breedlove Photography   The weather forecast earlier last week called for partly cloudy skies on Saturday, with a chance of some showers.  That gloomy prognostication never materialized, and yesterday’s spring game by the Oregon Ducks was...