Topic: Scott Frost

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 […]


Alamo Bowl: Gruesome injury to Oregon’s Tyler Johnstone provides near perfect sendoff for Everett Benyard

By on Tuesday, Dec. 31 at 1:21 pm.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — On one side of the field, players chased after a Marcus Mariota fumble that eventually rolled out of bounds. On the other side, Oregon left tackle Tyler Johnstone clutched his right knee, writhing on the ground in pain. As the trainer approached, Johnstone ripped off his helmet and fired it towards […]


Alamo Bowl: Injuries not a concern for Mariota and Marshall heading into the Monday’s bowl game

By on Saturday, Dec. 28 at 5:05 pm.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas - One of the biggest questions for Oregon’s offense heading into the Dec. 30 Alamo Bowl is the health of key offensive players like starting running back Byron Marshall and quarterback Marcus Mariota, who both suffered injuries during the season. “You get beat up during the course of the season and we’re no […]


Take a knee: Scott Frost talks finishing season strong, Marcus Mariota’s decision to stay

By on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 2:02 pm.

After Wednesday’s practice, Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost talked about the effect winning or losing the last game of the season has on a team. He also discussed Marcus Mariota’s decision to stay at Oregon instead of declaring for the NFL draft, saying Mariota didn’t have a wrong decision to make. When you guys have […]


Oregon football practice recap: Distraction surrounds both Alamo Bowl teams

By on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 2:22 pm.

With only three days left of practice before the players and coaches break for three days of Christmas fun, the Ducks are ramping up the physicality in preparation for Texas. “Had a physical day today. Happy with our physicality and running to the football, those kinds of things,” head coach Mark Helfrich said. “Again, execution […]


GameDay: For Oregon coaches, Thanksgiving takes a back seat to football

By on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 1:20 pm.

John Neal can’t remember what he did for Thanksgiving last year, but one memory from more than two decades ago still stands out. Oregon’s secondary coach was celebrating the holiday with his family in Alabama. As Neal’s daughters, Kristin and Caitlin, devoured their turkey, his teenage son, Casey, would make an annoying sound with a […]


GameDay: Walk-on Chris Tewhill’s journey to Oregon has been far from easy

By on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 5:48 pm.

Following Oregon’s game against Utah on Saturday, a father and son will embrace. Regardless of what the final score is, this won’t be a celebration of the game. Rather, it will be the celebration of an extensive journey and a dream come true. After playing his freshmen year at Claremont Mckenna College, Chris Tewhill approached […]


Backup quarterbacks Lockie and Rodrigues are ready to go if needed

By on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 3:43 pm.

Jeff Lockie and Jake Rodrigues do their part every Saturday. Although both have never seen the field outside of the reserve minutes late in the fourth quarter of blowouts, the two are constantly flashing signals and holding up signs for Marcus Mariota while he initiates the offense. Lockie and Rodrigues, both redshirt freshmen, now find themselves […]


Oregon football practice recap: Helfrich and Ducks move on following first loss of season

By on Monday, Nov. 11 at 3:56 pm.

Mark Helfrich approached the media Monday like his normal, charismatic self after practice. Oregon’s first-year head coach finds himself in a situation he has never been in before, following the Ducks’ first loss of the season. However, just as always, Helfrich, along with his staff and players, look just as poised as they did in […]