Tagged: Oregon Defensive Line

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Analysis: UO Sack Monsters Mondeaux, Balducci, and Buckner

Keeping with the Halloween theme that always accompanies late October, this analysis reviews the marvelous, monstrous sacks by Oregon Duck defensive linemen that took place during the Washington game. Oregon’s improvement pressuring the QB in its last contest was certainly a welcome sight....

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Ducks Look to Maintain Mojo vs Spartans

Every dedicated Duck (and Spartan) fan remembers the pivotal play in Oregon’s 46-27 comeback victory last September. Third-and-11, down by nine with little momentum and an anxious Autzen stadium looking on, Marcus Mariota miraculously evaded Spartan defenders before shoveling the ball...

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DeForest Buckner: Defensive Stalwart

Mike Sweeney of FishDuck.com was at the Hatfield-Dowlin complex on Friday covering week one of spring practice for the Ducks where defensive lineman DeForest Buckner talked about his rehabilitation process. It’ll be a long spring for Buckner, the Oregon D-lineman who...

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In Defense Of: The Duck Defensive Line

Gone from the 2013 Duck D-Line are such stalwarts as Wade Keliikipi, Taylor Hart and Ricky Havili-Heimuli.  All very good players who will be missed, but the cupboard isn’t bare.  Though some fans panicked at Oregon’s inability to close on...

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How Good Can Armstead Be?

Arik Armstead is entering his second year as the projected starting defensive end for the Ducks. Coming out of high school (Sacramento, CA) Armstead was one of the top recruits in the nation and many scouts pictured him as a...

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Meet Your New Ducks: The Jolly Green Giant

Arik Armstead arrived in Eugene last spring as a blue chip recruit surrounded by a ton of hype and promise.  While he served his smaller role dutifully this past season, some fans were left wondering where that game-changing presence was...

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Ron Aiken Hire Adds NFL Experience to Staff

The Oregon Ducks football program has hired Ron Aiken as the defensive line coach.  A native of South Carolina, Aiken has been the defensive line coach for the Arizona Cardinals for the last six years following an eight-year stint with...