Life after football is different for every gridiron star. Some possess the skills and work ethic to vault themselves to the highest level, to be watched on Sundays by millions around the country. Carson York fit that description, but a series of injuries led him down a different path. York was one of the best […]
Ever wonder where your favorite Oregon football players ended up after finishing their careers at the university? Here are six guys who were standouts during their time in Eugene: Dion Jordan Oregon’s standout defensive player was the third overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft by the Miami Dolphins and already registered his first career […]
Eleven days away from the season opener, the Oregon Ducks are getting more and more into game shape and depth chart decisions are close to being finalized. Head coach Mark Helfrich spoke about the progress of the offensive line and line backers after practice on Tuesday. “Hroniss [Grasu] is awesome,” said Helfrich of his junior […]
Eight laptops. Five iPhones. Two cameras. Two backpacks. All told, students of the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication’s Media in Ghana program lost what they estimate adds up to approximately $25,000 in gear and cash last week when an unknown number of burglars broke into their compound in Accra in the middle […]
Carson York, former offensive lineman for the Oregon Ducks, is a long way from home. The native of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho is part of a six-week internship program in Accra, Ghana. York is enjoying the program along with fifteen other UO Journalism students. The internship opportunities are varied; with the options ranging from working at […]
From dark and dingy to bright and shiny. Steve Stolp explains how the transition into the Jaqua Center has benefited student-athletes in a major way.
In the days leading up to the 2012 Fiesta Bowl, the Emerald will take a position-by-position look at Oregon and Kansas State, determining which team has the edge going into the BCS showdown on Jan. 3. Oregon — The Ducks’ offensive line was one of the team’s most bruised and battered units in 2012. Coach […]
Carson York will undergo knee surgery Tuesday on a broken right patella, the senior offensive lineman confirmed after practice Monday. The news comes hours after the Napa Valley Register broke the news senior safety John Boyett will also undergo surgery on both of his patellar tendons, ending a senior campaign that began with a preseason All-America selection.
Oregon’s playmakers have been tabbed as contenders for top collegiate honors since the summer, led by running back De’Anthony Thomas and defensive end Dion Jordan, who each made it onto four watchlists. RB Kenjon Barner Maxwell Award (player of the year) Doak Walker Award (top running back) Paul Hornung Award (most versatile player) FS John […]
When Bryan Bennett returned to the practice field Wednesday after discussing the possibility of transferring with Chip Kelly, it was a welcome sight for the Ducks. Bennett had been in a position battle with Marcus Mariota throughout spring and fall camps with Mariota edging out Bennett for the starting job on September 1st, but the Ducks say that […]
Senior offensive lineman Carson York has been working his way back from a serious knee injury sustained in the Rose Bowl and isn’t slated to start on Saturday. York says he’s not sidelined for any reason and looking forward to seeing the field against the Red Wolves. “I plan on playing on Saturday, York said.” […]
Even York himself has professed to be surprised at how quickly he recovered from a devastating knee injury suffered in the Rose Bowl, and if all goes according to plan there’s reason to expect him to start opening weekend.
Under the leadership of coach Steve Greatwood, Oregon’s offensive line has paved its way into the record books.
When junior quarterback Darron Thomas left with a knee injury, the Oregon offense didn’t blink under redshirt freshman Bryan Bennett.
Oregon’s Carson York is equally gifted off the field as he is on it, and he’s got the work ethic to back it up.
Coming off a bye week, Oregon looks to improve to 2-0 in Pac-12 play when they host a tough California team on Thursday night.
As the Ducks head to Arizona this week, their true identity remains unknown.
The Ducks racked up 603 total yards offensively, and Nevada simply had no answers on either side of the ball.