Heading into the spring game and looking to next season, Oregon football is adapting to change. Head coach Mark Helfrich has replaced Chip Kelly, Scott Frost is taking over as offensive coordinator and Oregon has lost standouts on both offense and defense. Perhaps the biggest mystery lies in Oregon’s running game after the departure of [...]
We won’t get to see any of this until the Spring Game, but here are three storylines from the training camp: 1.) De’Anthony Thomas becomes a first option De’Anthony Thomas had an explosive first two seasons with the Ducks but he’s always been a second or third option behind LaMichael James and friends. It’s not [...]
Oregon had their first spring practice on Tuesday. The practice was also the first taste of being a head coach for Mark Helfrich. The Emerald’s Eddie Pascal has more. *** Oregon softball continues to see success with a sweep in a double-header Tuesday against Utah. The Ducks won the first game 11-3 and the second 11-1. [...]
With last week’s hiring of Scott Frost as offensive coordinator, new head coach Mark Helfrich finds even more continuity on one of the most stable coaching staffs in the country. Previously wide receivers coach, Frost brings both a winning attitude and experience on both sides of the ball. He began his college career as a [...]
What has been widely believed since Chip Kelly left for Philadelphia is now official. The open offensive coordinator spot left when Mark Helfrich was promoted to head coach has been filled by former wide receivers coach Scott Frost. Helfrich’s first hire, Matt Lubick, will coach wide receivers, the same job he held at Duke. If Helfrich [...]
The continuity among Oregon’s assistant coaches is vital to the Ducks’ future success.