Topic: Kyle Long

Emerald Quick Hits: Pac-12 discussing neutral site for championship football game

By on Wednesday, May. 7 at 11:05 am.

- The Pac-12 conference is considering moving its annual championship football game to a neutral site. Sports Illustrated reported that the conference is “discussing” moving the upcoming championship game on Dec. 5 to Levi’s Stadium, the 49ers’ new 68,500-seat stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. The stadium sits in the relative center of the Pac-12′s coastal schools […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Tuesday, Feb. 4

By on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 9:29 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post their favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Madison Guernsey’s favorites from Tuesday, Feb. 4. Former Oregon running back De’Anthony Thomas: HAHAH IM GOING TO MISS PLAYING IN THE BEST STADIUM IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL #AUTZEN#RUNDAT http://t.co/rFWomId8FQ — DE'ANTHONY THOMAS (@RUNDAT2014) […]


Oregon’s Josh Huff, Taylor Hart accept bids to play in 2014 Senior Bowl

By on Monday, Dec. 16 at 2:19 pm.

Oregon wide receiver Josh Huff and defensive tackle Taylor Hart both have accepted their invitations to the 2014  Reese’s Senior Bowl. Both Huff and Hart were named in part of a large announcement on Monday from the bowl’s Twitter account. For Huff, Hart and the other participants, the Senior Bowl will give players an extra […]


The good, the bad, the ugly: Former Duck Kyle Long set to face off against his brother on Sunday

By on Friday, Nov. 22 at 6:36 pm.

GOOD – Oregon added another verbal commitment to its 2014 recruiting class Thursday night, as 3-star defensive back Glen Ihenacho verbally committed to the Ducks. Ihenacho is listed at 6 feet tall and 185 pounds and is the younger brother of Denver Broncos safety Duke Ihenacho and former Oakland Raiders linebacker Carl Ihenacho. Ihenacho is […]


Best Ducks sports tweets for Monday, Oct. 28

By on Monday, Oct. 28 at 7:48 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post their favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are their favorites from Monday, Oct. 28. Ducks running back De’Anthony Thomas: GOODMORNING I BEEN UP SINCE LIKE 6AM CLEANING THE HOUSE#BYEWEEK — DE'ANTHONY THOMAS (@EATBLACKMOMBA6) October 28, 2013 Ducks defensive back Eric Amoako, also […]


Game Day: Where are they now? A look at where former Duck standouts are today

By on Thursday, Sep. 19 at 3:07 pm.

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 […]


Zone Read: Tyner likely to be active against Virgina, Long starting for Chicago

By on Monday, Sep. 2 at 5:15 pm.

Freshman running back Thomas Tyner did not play against Nicholls State on Saturday due to an ankle injury, but health doesn’t appear to be an issue for him going into the Virginia game on September 7. Running backs coach Gary Campbell says Tyner is close to full strength, although he didn’t say whether or not […]


Oregon football practice: Helfrich and Lubick discuss offensive line, linebackers, receiving depth

By on Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 6:30 pm.

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 […]


Zone Read AM: Former Ducks Dion Jordan, Kyle Long picked in 2013 NFL Draft, Nike releases new NFL uniforms

By on Sunday, Apr. 28 at 5:53 pm.

The 2013 NFL Draft kicked off yesterday with two former Ducks being picked in the first round. Dion Jordan was picked third by the Miami Dolphins, making him the highest picked Oregon defensive player. With the 20th pick in the draft, the Chicago Bears selected former Duck offensive lineman Kyle Long. Similarly to Jordan, Long was […]


Five Oregon football players invited to NFL Combine

By on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 1:21 pm.

The NFL released its annual official invite list to the 2013 Combine, and five Ducks have been offered spots: Kiko Alonso (linebacker) Kenjon Barner (running back) John Boyett (safety) Dion Jordan (linebacker) Kyle Long (offensive line) Curiously, linebacker Michael Clay didn’t make the cut, after posting 101 tackles (including a career season-best 63 solo) during […]


Kyle Long accepts Senior Bowl bid

By on Wednesday, Jan. 2 at 5:36 pm.

Offensive linemen Kyle Long has accepted an invitation to play in the 2013 Senior Bowl, a college football all-star game for NFL caliber prospects who have exhausted their collegiate eligibility. The 2013 Senior Bowl is January 26 and will be played at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. The senior appealed the NCAA for an extra season of eligibility because […]