Topic: Scott Frost

Oregon football practice recap: Mariota talks about his leap into end zone, O-line undergoes more turnover

By on Monday, Sep. 15 at 3:35 pm.

The most talked about play of the Ducks’ game against Wyoming was when quarterback Marcus Mariota summersault leaped into the end zone to give the Ducks a 20-7 lead. It was reason for his mom to worry also. “My mom sent me the video over text message and said, please don’t ever do that again,” Mariota said […]

Marcus Mariota: The play that changed the game

By on Sunday, Sep. 7 at 4:43 pm.

Mark Helfrich compared his halftime speech to the Gettysburg Address as an uncertain Oregon team headed into the break trailing 24-18. While Helfrich was being a little overdramatic, the results produced afterwards were profound. “Gettysburg Addressish,” Helfrich jokingly said. “We have so many young guys on our team that haven’t had a competitive quote unquote adversity. Just to […]

Devon Allen emerges as lead wideout against Michigan State secondary

By on Saturday, Sep. 6 at 11:44 pm.

In the blink of an eye, Devon Allen rose to stardom. On a 70-yard touchdown connection with Marcus Mariota early in the second quarter, Allen not only electrified the sold out Autzen crowd by breaking through a group of Michigan State defenders with his olympic speed, but he more importantly, solidified his role on this […]

Oregon running backs in three-way tie on South Dakota game depth chart

By on Monday, Aug. 25 at 4:05 pm.

(Marcus Mariota recaps this year’s Fall Camp and discusses the battle at the running back position heading into their season opener against South Dakota) The Oregon football team released their depth chart for the upcoming season opener against South Dakota. Despite the game being just under a week away, the Ducks have yet to settle the […]

Oregon quickly moves on from Tyler Johnstone injury, Andre Yruretagoyena ready to step up

By on Monday, Aug. 11 at 4:50 pm.

The Oregon football team suffered a huge loss when they confirmed that starting left tackle Tyler Johnstone will miss the upcoming season after re-tearing his right ACL. This is the same injury that he suffered against Texas in the Alamo Bowl last season. “It’s pretty sad,” Doug Brenner said about Johnstone’s injury. “But it’s really an […]

Oregon football finishes final full spring practice and prepares for spring game

By on Wednesday, Apr. 30 at 4:37 pm.

Oregon football’s final full spring practice on Wednesday was split up into two parts: offense vs. defense and split team — where the newly selected spring game teams had a preliminary competition before the real contest on Saturday. With so many newcomers receiving key spots on both spring game teams, it will be the coaching […]

Oregon football prepares for spring game with intrasquad draft

By on Friday, Apr. 25 at 4:23 pm.

With 12 of 15 spring practices complete, the Oregon football team is getting ready for its annual spring game with an intrasquad draft to be held Friday afternoon. The coaching staff doesn’t want to put too much weight into the spring game, saying it’s truly just one of fifteen practices. “The entire spring is going […]

Oregon football manages tempo and instruction during spring practices

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 3:26 pm.

As Oregon football’s spring practices dwindle down, the team’s progress with its no-huddle system is equally important to the progress of the team’s newcomers. The Ducks’ coaching staff must actively balance slowing things down for teachable moments and high-pace play calling. “Tempo is hard when you’re playing young guys,” offensive coordinator Scott Frost said. “We’ve […]

Raw video: Scott Frost on offensive line and new meals rule

By on Friday, Apr. 18 at 2:12 pm.

After Friday’s spring football practice, Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost discussed the offensive line’s progression these past three weeks. He also talked about teachable moments, the offense’s tempo and how the unlimited meals rule could affect his team — both players and coaches. Follow Victor Flores on Twitter @vflores415

Emerald sports quotes of the week: Players and coaches discuss injuries to Matt Krook, Bralon Addison

By on Sunday, Apr. 13 at 4:35 pm.

Every Sunday, The Emerald sports staff will collect their favorite quotes from the previous seven days. Athletes, coaches, media or anybody with a quote pertaining to Oregon sports can be included. Below are The Emerald’s favorites from the week of April 6-13. Football “That’s an athlete’s worst nightmare. That’s something we all know. Through his […]

Players and coaches speak about the importance of Bralon Addison in wake of reported injury

By on Friday, Apr. 11 at 2:20 pm.

After Oregon concluded its sixth practice of the spring, the talk was all about Bralon Addison’s ACL injury, which was first reported by Aaron Fentress of CSN Northwest. Addison, who was in line to become the Ducks’ No. 1 receiver in the fall after Josh Huff graduated, was at practice today, according to head coach […]

Emerald Quick Hits: Kailee Cuico wins Pac-12 softball player of the week

By on Monday, Apr. 7 at 3:15 pm.

- Oregon softball’s Kailee Cuico was named the Pac-12 player of the week on Monday, after a record-setting weekend against No. 1 UCLA. Cuico broke the Oregon RBI record after a three-run home run during Saturday’s 12-4 win over the Bruins (she also hit a grand slam later in the game). The record isn’t the first […]

Oregon football: Scott Frost finds new comfort level in second year

By on Sunday, Apr. 6 at 10:48 am.

After the conclusion of Oregon’s third spring practice, offensive coordinator Scott Frost had mainly positive things to say about his squad as they get back into the swing of things. Frost noted the leadership of Bralon Addison, as well as the strength of Marcus Mariota and the improvement of Thomas Tyner. Frost also spoke about the […]

Should Ifo Ekpre-Olomu and Scott Frost stay or go?

By on Monday, Jan. 6 at 10:29 am.

Now that De’Anthony Thomas and Terrance Mitchell have announced their decisions to enter the NFL draft, Ifo Ekpre-Olomu is probably the only Oregon underclassman who isn’t sure if he’ll stay at Oregon or head to the NFL. Offensive coordinator Scott Frost also might leave. He’s been mentioned as a head coaching candidate, reportedly being interviewed […]

Alamo Bowl: A healthy Marcus Mariota leads Oregon to win, provides glimpse of a bright future

By on Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 4:24 pm.

Quarterback Marcus Mariota appeared healthy and was awarded the offensive MVP trophy in Oregon’s 30-7 victory in the Alamo Bowl. In the press conference leading up to tonight’s game, both Mariota and offensive coordinator Scott Frost said that Mariota was ready to go and healthy. Mariota finished the game completing 18-of-26, throwing for a total […]