Topic: Mark Helfrich

Oregon football maintains ‘one game at a time’ mentality heading into Stanford game

By on Monday, Oct. 27 at 6:51 pm.

A lot will be riding on Oregon’s upcoming matchup with Stanford. The first official playoff committee rankings are scheduled to be released this Tuesday and it will coincide with an opportunity for the Ducks to end the quote unquote “Stanford problem.” “You can’t let your emotions get the best of you,” Troy Hill said. “They […]

Marcus Mariota doesn’t let the moment get too big for him at Levi’s Stadium

By on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 2:25 am.

Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich was dishing out the standard postgame comments in regard to Marcus Mariota. After watching his team cruise to a 59-41 victory over Cal, Helfrich called his quarterback a “stud” and continued to ramble on about how unique Mariota is to the rest of the college football world. But at the […]

Oregon football practice recap: Friday game makes for both a short and long week

By on Monday, Oct. 20 at 12:32 pm.

It’s an unusual set of circumstances that Oregon is under this week. With a date set for this Friday against Cal at the brand new Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, the Ducks are making their way through the beginning stages of what Scott Frost calls both a short and long week. “We have to […]

Video: Mark Helfrich adresses media day after Oregon beats UCLA 42-30

By on Sunday, Oct. 12 at 6:30 pm.

Following its first loss of the season to Arizona in the previous week, Oregon bounced back nicely in its road contest at UCLA on Saturday, winning 42-30. With a day behind them and after evaluating the film, Mark Helfrich addressed the media Sunday, discussing the team’s response and Jake Fisher’s impact. Follow Justin Wise on Twitter @JustinFWise

In front of his own cheering section, Royce Freeman and Ducks’ rushing attack respond

By on Sunday, Oct. 12 at 3:54 pm.

It was the largest crowd Royce Freeman played in front of and almost certainly the largest cheering section he had at the collegiate ranks. With dozens of family and friends garnering a yellow Oregon shirt with the number 21 and ‘Freeman’ emblazoned across the front, the true freshman was playing in front of quite the fan […]

Lightning strikes twice at Autzen Stadium as Arizona takes care of Oregon for second year in a row

By on Friday, Oct. 3 at 1:46 am.

During their final preparations for Thursday night’s game, Arizona concluded its pre-game pep talk with a video of lightning striking a man twice in 30 seconds. The team chuckled, but the message was clear: do it again. A year ago when Oregon played at Arizona, it was senior day. It was the final game some of […]

GameDay: Here’s how Oregon and Arizona stack up

By on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 11:48 pm.

According to Oregon has a -23 point line going into this game. But don’t count Arizona out quite yet. Here’s how Oregon and Arizona stack up: OFFENSE: Oregon: There’s no question that Oregon’s offense is the best in the conference when healthy. the team has scored more points (194) and averaged more points (48.5) than any […]

Gameday: Defensive backs use bye week to sure up mental and physical issues

By on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 11:47 pm.

Entering the season, Oregon knew it had to answer some serious questions in the secondary. Who would take over the opposite cornerback spot from All-American Ifo Ekpre-Olomu? Would this unit gel together and make some serious plays week-in and week-out? With four games under their belt, the defensive backs’ unit is still trying to answer […]

Gameday: Oregon running backs settling into new roles

By on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 11:37 pm.

Entering the season, there was an influx of starting running backs vying for playing time. Last year it was Byron Marshall running the show with true freshman Thomas Tyner learning the ropes. Now, the Ducks pose a three-headed monster that features Marshall at the slot receiver position. “He’s (Marshall) done a really nice job,” Oregon head […]

Oregon football supports Kay Yow Cancer Fund with pink uniforms

By on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 1:12 am.

The Oregon football team will be donning a special black uniform with pink details in support of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund when they take the field against Arizona this Thursday at Autzen Stadium. Over the years, the Ducks have supported the cause of honoring cancer survivors and continues to help raise awareness for the fight […]