A Dominant “Gang Green” D-Lineman: The big man he is today, thanks to his days at Oregon

FishDuck Staff Men of Oregon: Players and Coaches 3 Comments

The legendary and never forgotten “Gang Green Defense” of 1994-1995 was instrumental in the turnaround of Oregon Football.  The 1994 season (that began with disappointment and doubt) turned into one of the greatest seasons in Oregon Football History, led by an outstanding defense that forced some of the biggest upsets and exhilarating defensive stands in UO history. It is tough …

One-On-One: Eric Edwards, Oregon Ducks cornerback (94-98)

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Each week FishDuck.com’s Kurt Liedtke (better known as Keeerrrttt1) speaks with current/former student athletes, other FishDuck contributors, and outside experts in a one-on-one conversation–the FishDuck.com One-On-One weekly video podcast. This week Kurt was joined by former University of Oregon Ducks cornerback Eric Edwards (1994-98) to discuss Duck football in the mid-90s, his favorite memories, the impact those 1990s teams had …

Recruiting Update: HOF’s Son Preparing & Top DB, DE Want Offers

Mark Flores FishWrap, FishWrap Archive 1 Comment

Follow me on Twitter: @MarkDFlores Be sure to like us on Facebook: FISHDUCK.COM Football Recruiting Yesterday, our beloved Oregon Ducks began spring practice. For many of us, our first glimpse of the latest edition of Lightning Yellow and Thunder Green won’t come until the close of April; but not to worry, there’s the age old tradition of…speculation. For we the Duck faithful, …

The FishDuck Minute #10: PAC 12 Spread Analysis – Short Pass

Josh Schlichter Fish Reports 2 Comments

Part 3 of the PAC 12 Spread Analysis, this time, we’re going to cover the short passing concepts. We’ll go over the different uses of the concept, and the different concepts coupled with the short passing strategy. “Oh how we love to learn about our beloved Ducks!” Josh Schlichter Oregon Football Analyst for FishDuck.com Eugene, Oregon Top Photo from FishDuck.com …

What IS a FishDuck?

Charles Fischer FishWrap, FishWrap Archive 3 Comments

Why the odd name for the website?  Is it really named after you, or the other way around?  Where did this name come from?  What IS a FishDuck?  How did this unusual all-volunteer website with tons of people on staff really begin-and why?  And stop giving away all of Oregon’s secrets, aren’t you helping the opponents? All of these are …

Coach Chip Kelly Explains the Oregon Spread Offense

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The following is the NIKE Coaches Clinic Presentation given by Chip Kelly in spring of 2009 that was recorded and printed in the book, “2009 Coach of the Year Clinics Football Manual” by [D. Mark Robertson] the leading coaching education publisher, Coaches Choice and edited by Earl Browning. [D. Mark Robertson] FishDuck.com received special permission from Coaches Choice to reprint this …

Foot-Ball it was. Football it is.

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With the University of Oregon spring football practice starting Tuesday, this is as good a time as any to refresh everyone’s minds about how far things have come — really, really, really come. And, oh, how some things haven’t changed at all. No, we are not talking new fast legs at receiver for the Ducks (Tacoi Sumler, B.J. Kelley, Devon …

I’m Rich!!!

Kim Hastings FishWrap, FishWrap Archive 1 Comment

At least, I soon will be.  The MegaMillions drawing is tonight and I bought a ticket for it.  It’s almost in the bag that I will be the big winner because I haven’t before. That means I’m due. All that’s left while I wait for my inevitable numbers to ping pong out of the machine  is to decide what I …

FishDuck Weekly Video Log – Episode 36

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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 FishDuck.com, with the occasional off-topics or rants. It’s a little off-the-cuff, perhaps slightly pretentious, somewhat rambling, and hopefully entertaining…so kick …