Early Signing: Can the “Triple Crown” of Recruiting still Happen?

Charles Fischer Editorials 71 Comments

Considering the early signing that took place–what is the probability of the Ducks achieving the recruiting “Triple Crown” I wrote of in this past week? I was curious, crunched some simple numbers and thought I would update you on the potential, and give us some discussion points as well. I really don’t have time/energy after a long work day to …

The FishDuck “Never Before” Season Prediction

Charles Fischer Editorials 30 Comments

My friends, I have been portrayed as a hopeless and shameless homer for the Oregon Ducks, as my past predictions have resembled cheerleading mantras more than analysis to many. Yet that is how I have honestly felt, and I believe I can call it differently when my head (not my heart!) tells me to. I have never made a prediction …

After Week 1: I See Oregon Winning the Pac-12, … IF …

Mike Ostrom Editorials 10 Comments

Don’t kid yourself into thinking any concrete conclusions can be drawn from one week of college football.   That said, Pac-12 foundations were poured from Eugene to College Station, Seattle to Sydney. The concrete is still soupy but with the right reinforcements Oregon has a legitimate shot at the Pac-12 … If  No.1:  If the Pac-12 conference continues to look mediocre … …