Topic: Football

Kaelin Clay’s fudged almost-touchdown leads to a 100-yard return for the Ducks

By on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 10:17 am.

Utah’s Kaelin Clay fudged a touchdown against the Oregon Ducks in the first quarter of the Utah-Oregon football game this weekend. Clay ran 79 yards, hoping to score a touchdown, but ultimately dropped the ball at the one yard line before entering the end zone. The result? Linebacker Joe Walker snagged the ball, and the […]


One example of how the Eugene International Film Festival brings fantastic to the big screen

By on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 7:17 pm.

Eugene’s best kept secret is finally here. This weekend from Nov. 7-9, located at both the Regal Valley River Center Cinema and the Bijou Metro Theater, you can find a variety of films ranging from 3 to 98 minutes. These individual films come in multiple genres and from all over the world. I was fortunate enough […]


Gameday: What to watch and where to watch it

By on Tuesday, Nov. 4 at 1:41 pm.

Week 11 of the college football season has all the makings of being the weekend that everyone remembers shook up the College Football Playoff picture. Six games feature ranked opponents in the top-25 with the Pac-12, SEC, Big-10 and Big-12 each featuring one of those games with conference championship implications. Here are the top games […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Oregon basketball smokes NCU 101-69, Joseph Young blazes the way

By on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 12:16 pm.

-Well at least we know they can score. In its first exhibition game of the season, the Oregon men’s basketball team was able to defeat crosstown neighbors Northwest Christian 101-69. -A full photo gallery from the basketball game, showing off many of the new Duck players. -The Ducks featured plenty of new faces against NCU, […]


LGBTQ inclusion in sports at UO subject of Jaqua event

By on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 10:23 pm.

Imagine living life attempting to hide part of your identity. For some, this is a reality. “The unfortunate truth is that coaches, athletes and administrators remain closeted as retaliation, bullying and career sabotage serve as constant threats to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people,” said Nevin Caple, a nationally renowned consultant on LGBTQ inclusion in […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Former Oregon quarterback Dennis Dixon signed by Cardinals

By on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 6:17 pm.

- The Arizona Cardinals signed former Oregon football quarterback Dennis Dixon. The Cardinals are the fifth team for Dixon to play for, who’s also played for the Buffalo Bills, Philadelphia Eagles, Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers. During his time at Oregon, he was an All-American honorable mention. – After Oregon football’s Thursday night loss to […]


Oregon can’t overcome mistakes in 31-24 loss to Arizona

By on Friday, Oct. 3 at 1:33 am.

The stage was set for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota to notch another Heisman moment under his belt. With Oregon starting on its own nine-yard line, down by a touchdown, Autzen Stadium still had plenty of believers filling the stands. However, when the clock struck 2:11, any hope of Oregon clinging to an undefeated season was […]


Pac-12 roundup: Overtime win for California, UCLA shines on National stage

By on Sunday, Sep. 28 at 4:03 pm.

Week five for the Pac-12 marked the first time this season that the full slate of games were played within the conference. Several of the games served as a chance for questions to be answered, as lopsided victories helped clear up the state of the league. Here is your Pac-12 roundup for week five play: […]


What not to miss in the Pac-12 during Oregon’s bye week

By on Thursday, Sep. 25 at 2:23 pm.

After this week’s Pac-12 conference games, every team in the conference will have officially entered Pac-12 play. With No. 2 Oregon and Arizona receiving byes for the week (both teams meet next week on Thursday night in Eugene), the remaining 10 teams will play one another and take a step closer to the Pac-12 championship game […]


Oregon rises to challenge at Washington State

By on Friday, Sep. 26 at 11:11 am.

Assistant coach Steve Greatwood’s experience had brought him to one conclusion. “They’re going to say hey, the two starting tackles are out, but there’s nothing we can do about that,” the University of Oregon coach said during the week. “More coordinators are going to try to scheme their blitzes on formations than they are on personnel from […]


Gameday: A matchup down south, UCLA vs Arizona State with major conference implications

By on Thursday, Sep. 25 at 10:41 am.

Come Friday morning, one Pac-12 South team will present itself as a clear frontrunner to play in the conference championship game while the other will be on the outside looking in. Whether Arizona State (3-0) or UCLA (3-0) comes out on top, both teams will enter the game battling injuries to some star players and […]


GameDay Roundtable: Opinions and predictions leading up to Michigan State-Oregon

By on Wednesday, Sep. 3 at 11:23 pm.

With plenty more to discuss about the Michigan State-Oregon game this Saturday, staff reporter Ryan Kostecka, Associate Sports Editor Hayden Kim and Sports Editor Justin Wise answered a roundtable of questions, giving their thoughts and predictions leading up to the highest ranked non-conference matchup of the year.  Who or what will be the difference in whether Michigan […]


Report: Oregon Five-Star commit Taj Griffin out for season

By on Monday, Aug. 25 at 4:19 pm.

Taj Griffin, the number one all-purpose running back and five-star Oregon commit, is out for the remainder of his senior season after being diagnosed with a torn ACL Monday, according to Michael Carvell of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The McEachern High School star hurt himself while trying to make a tackle on special teams Saturday during […]


GameDay: Depth at wide receiver gives Oregon options

By on Friday, Aug. 8 at 4:40 pm.

The depth at the wide receiver position for Oregon isn’t a problem. With roughly seven players who are expected to contribute, the Ducks are merely going to have to narrow down their rotation. “We’re all out here grinding,” Darren Carrington said. “Whoever plays is gonna play. We’re all friends so it don’t really even matter because […]