All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Joey Harrington’

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    Jared Siegel: Special Teams Icon — Special Person

    The early 2000’s hold many fond memories for many Duck fans.  Oregon was on the rise to the national spotlight, as they made a name for themselves with back-to-back 2000-2001 Pac-12 titles, and winning the BCS-rated Fiesta Bowl — finishing ranked No. 2 nationally (2001). …

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    The Almost Tragic History of Oregon State Sports

    Now that there are only a couple of months left in which to humiliate Oregon State during the 2013/14 school year, I thought this would be a good time to see how the hapless Beavs got here.  I decided to try and look back to …

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    Harrington’s new Scholarship funds Quarterbacks of Community

    Seventeen years ago this spring, Joey Harrington was a senior at Portland’s Central Catholic High School with a big future ahead of him: a legendary football career at Oregon that would make him the school’s first Heisman Trophy finalist, then seven years as an NFL …

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    Tribute to Outstanding Golden Receiver Who Still Shines in Eugene

    The wide receiver position is a major key to success in football.  Throughout the years, Oregon has had many well-known WRs become very successful.  One receiver in particular shined brightly at Oregon in only a two-year career (JC transfer) and made a greater mark in that …

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    Former Player Tribute: “Nothing Like the Mighty Quinn”

    John Giustina “Come all without, come all within . . . You’ll not see nothing like the Mighty Quinn!”  -Manfred Mann A forgotten starting defensive lineman made a major impact during Oregon’s late 90’s – early 2000’s rise to fortune and fame.  A quiet leader …

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  • Food For Thought: Will Mariota Catch Joey?

    As I watched the PAC-12 Network’s “12 Best” episode of the conferences best football players from this past season, I was filled with, as I’m sure all Duck fans were, a sense of pride as three of our boys cracked the list: De’Anthony, Kenjon and …

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    In-State Recruits Are Better!

    Troy Polamalu played ball at Douglas High School.  My brother-in-law once struck out Troy Polamalu three times in a high school baseball game in which we both played. The valedictorian of my high school had a pick six off a Joey Harrington pass during a …

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  • Remembering Past Heroes: The Best Bowl Performances in Oregon Football History

    Everyone who knows football knows the value of the team. Part of the magic of the game derives from the fact that no play works unless all eleven players are doing their respective jobs the right way at the right time. With that being said, …

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  • 2001-2002: The BCS Robs The Ducks

    The 2001 Oregon Ducks entered the season with their eyes set on the same thing that the 2012 Oregon Ducks had their eyes set on — a spot in the national championship. With Heisman hopeful Joey Harrington entering his final season, and Mike Bellotti coming …

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