Oregon Unknowns: An Unforgettable Halftime with Len Casanova

Jerry Thompson History 2 Comments

A great trivia question for Duck football fans: What was the longest winning streak by a Duck team prior to their 11 straight in 2001-02 (counting overlapping seasons)?  Oregon finished the 1932 season with a win over LSU in the bitter cold of Louisiana, then won their first eight games of 1933 for a combined total of nine straight games.  …

Mack Robinson: Oregon Duck, Inspiration for Change

Michael Welborn Men of Oregon: Players and Coaches 1 Comment

Sunday, I read a tweet from the Register Guard‘s Rob Moseley about Mack Robinson, Oregon athlete and older brother of Jackie Robinson.  With the recent film about #42 and the interest it is generating, learning of an Oregon connection was a pleasant surprise.  I guess I’m late to the party on the Mack Robinson story, but I can’t imagine I am the …