Topic: Tyler Johnstone

Walk-ons will benefit most from unlimited meals, Oregon football coaches and players say

By on Wednesday, Apr. 16 at 3:36 pm.

The NCAA Legislative Council approved a rule on Tuesday that would allow student-athletes to receive unlimited meals and snacks. The rule can be finalized next Thursday when the Division I Board of Directors meets. After Oregon’s spring football practice Wednesday, coaches and players were asked about the new rule, and a common theme emerged. “That’s […]


Take a Knee: Andre Yruretagoyena on his progression and Oregon’s offensive line

By on Monday, Apr. 14 at 1:28 pm.

Oregon offensive lineman Andre Yruretagoyena is going into his redshirt junior season. In a interview with the Emerald after Monday’s spring football practice, he said that he made large strides in the offseason. Yruretagoyena discussed his offseason progression, Oregon left tackle Tyler Johnstone and how the offensive line looks going into the 2014 season. You’ve been […]


Take a knee: Tyler Johnstone talks about recovery from injury and his relaxing spring break

By on Wednesday, Apr. 2 at 1:44 pm.

After tearing his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) during the Alamo Bowl, redshirt junior and offensive lineman Tyler Johnstone is already looking to next season as spring football practice is underway. After the Ducks’ second spring practice Tuesday morning, the Emerald caught up with Johnstone as he spoke about his road to recovery and his spring […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Tuesday, Feb. 11

By on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 8:49 am.

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. 11. Former Oregon defensive tackle Ryan Hagen: is anyone else as upset as I am about M&M's changing the voice of the yellow M&M…or is that […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Thursday, Feb. 6

By on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 5:03 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post their favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Christopher Keizur’s favorites from Thursday, Feb. 6. Former Oregon running back LaMichael James: I Forreal wish I could talk to my A/C , lights, water to turn it off and on from […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Thursday, Jan. 9

By on Thursday, Jan. 9 at 7:55 pm.

Oregon point guard Johnathan Loyd on tonight’s game versus California, the first home game of the season for the Ducks: Big game tonight.. Time to get Matt Knight rockin for the conference opener! Gotta get this W! #GoDucks — j loyd (@youngloyd24) Jan. 9 We need it! RT @DuckDudeDan: @youngloyd24 The @OregonPitCrew‘s got your back. […]


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: Quarterback advantage nets Oregon a 30-7 win over Texas

By on Monday, Jan. 20 at 1:12 pm.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Two of Case McCoy’s passes resulted in touchdowns. Unfortunately for Texas, both were thrown to the other team. Less than a minute into the first quarter, Oregon safety Avery Patterson intercepted a McCoy pass and weaved his way through a group of Longhorns into the end zone. The Ducks had a […]


Video: Oregon players and coaches discuss Nick Aliotti’s impact on the program

By on Saturday, Dec. 28 at 6:41 pm.

Several Oregon players and coaches talked to the media after Saturday’s morning practice at Alamo Heights High School, and one theme was constant throughout: Nick Aliotti’s retirement. Players such as linebacker Boseko Lokombo, offensive lineman Tyler Johnstone, wide receiver Bralon Addison and safety Avery Patterson discussed their 59 year-old defensive coordinator, from their favorite memories […]


Take a knee: Tyler Johnstone discusses the challenge of facing Jeffcoat and Aliotti’s retirement

By on Saturday, Dec. 28 at 2:04 pm.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — After practice at Alamo Heights High School in San Antonio Saturday, offensive lineman Tyler Johnstone talked about what he needs to do when facing All-American and Hendricks award winner Jackson Jeffcoat in the Alamo Bowl. He also discussed adjusting to practicing away from the Hatfield-Dowlin complex, the team’s activities in San […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Tuesday, Dec. 17

By on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 12:59 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post its favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Anne Yilmaz’s favorites from Tuesday, Dec. 17. Oregon women’s basketball guard Ariel Thomas: Woke up feeling mighty blessed! — Ariel Thomas (@air_real) December 17, 2013 Oregon distance runner Parker Stinson: 6 mile […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Wednesday, Dec. 11

By on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 6:19 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post its favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Andrew Bantly’s favorites from Wednesday, Dec. 11. Oregon junior running back De’Anthony Thomas: ITS GREAT FEELING TO HAVE MY FINALS DONE THAT WAS THE EASY PART NOW THE HARD PART IS GETTING […]


The good, the bad, the ugly: Ifo Ekpre-Olomu named second team All-American

By on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 4:06 pm.

GOOD – On Wednesday, Oregon cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu was named a second team All-American by USA Today. This honor comes a week after being named to the first team All-Pac-12 squad. For the season, Ekpre-Olomu led the team in solo tackles (51) and passes broken up (6) while finishing second in total tackles (78), interceptions (3) and […]


Twitter reaction from Oregon’s Alamo Bowl berth

By on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 10:31 pm.

Twitter reactions from Oregon athletes, fans and reporters following the football team’s invitation to participate in the Valero Alamo Bowl: Oregon continues its record: Oregon rises to #10 in the final #BCS rankings, so its record streak increases to 5 seasons – table @ http://t.co/RgnluIdubD updated later — BCS Central (@BCS_Central) December 9, 2013 The […]


Oregon athletes and students battle in massive snowball fights on campus

By on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 11:41 am.

After weight lifting this morning, University of Oregon football players took to social media to invite the student body to a snowball fight. Senior wide receiver Josh Huff, as well as other football players, used their Twitter accounts to spread the word. The battles took place on the Student Recreation Center fields on 15th Avenue […]


Best Ducks tweets from the Thanksgiving weekend

By on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 5:35 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post its favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Chris Mosch’s favorites from the Thanksgiving weekend. Oregon offensive lineman Andre Yruretagoyena: Just looked at AJ McCarron's Twitter… The guy takes more selfies than a fourteen year old girl. But he's a stud so […]


Best Ducks sports tweets from Monday, Nov. 25

By on Monday, Nov. 25 at 6:43 pm.

Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post their favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Anne Yilmaz’s favorites from Monday, Nov. 25. Oregon golfer Monica Petchakan: Would you smile in your mugshot? — Moni P (@muhnikkuh) November 25, 2013 Oregon volleyball outside hitter Canace Finley: call me […]