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

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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, …

Duck ‘N Roll: These Ducks Stare Back at Danger and Laugh

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Next to football, it’s potentially the most dangerous and physically demanding sport in the Oregon athletic program. The keys to being successful in this sport are trust and concentration. When launched into the air twisting and flipping, with gravity finally deciding it won’t hold this flying human airborne any longer, it is only trust in the teammates below that can …

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

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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?

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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!!!

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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 …

Tales From The Pit: #16 Oregon 68 – #1 UCLA 66

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          On a brisk Saturday afternoon in Eugene on January 6th, 2007, two early Pac-10 title contenders clashed in an epic game at storied MacArthur court. The 2:00 pm tipoff had been much anticpated, as the two teams were both nationally ranked in the top 20, and at that point had only one loss between them. A predictably …

Courtney Eckhart–More Than “Just A Cheerleader”

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Over the years Football fans not only associate Oregon with cool uniforms, winning seasons, & a fast tempo but also having some of the most incredibly talented cheerleaders in the country. The cheer team (which includes everybody’s favorite mascot, The Duck) is consistently rated as among the very best in the nation college or pro. So popular is the cheer …

One-On-One: FishDuck.com’s Steve Maher

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Each week FishDuck.com’s Kurt Liedtke (better known as keeerrrttt1)will be speaking 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 fellow FishDuck contributor Steve Maher, long-time newspaper journalist and lifelong Oregon fan, to discuss Oregon’s upcoming spring football practices and spring game. The …

Recruiting Update: Top Linebacker “would be honored…” & Duck Prospect crashes Hoop Summit

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Follow me on Twitter: @MarkDFlores Be sure to like us on Facebook: FISHDUCK.COM Football Recruiting Oh buddy, I can smell it! Spring football is on the horizon! 32 days separate we, the Duck Faithful, from taking our seats amongst the friendly confines of Autzen Stadium to get a first glimpse of our 2012-13 Ducks. Will the “Arik Armstead Show” be as advertised? …