The impending departure of seniors Michael Clay and Kiko Alonso have made linebackers the biggest area of need for the Oregon in the class of 2013. As the countdown to signing day hit the two-month mark this week, the Ducks took their linebacker recruiting in a whole new direction.
about 647 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
With the Ducks looking like a near lock to face Kansas State or Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl, they have time to rest and recover as they prepare for what will likely be their fourth consecutive BCS Bowl appearance.
about 653 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
Linebacker Zach Bradshaw woke up every morning for two weeks and weighed Penn State's sanctions. The 2013 recruit out of Damascus, Md., spoke with his father, reflected on his commitment and wondered just how competitive his Nittany Lions would remain -- before finishing breakfast on a Tuesday morning and calling Bill O'Brien to decommit.
about 662 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Zayd Issah (Harrisburg, Pa./Central Dauphin) runs through the same routine whenever he watches a game from the stands. When the three-star athlete sees the team burst through that tunnel, he envisions himself as a player there.
about 684 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Zayd Issah looked as if he had gone 12 rounds, not four quarters. A pair of blood-colored splotches -- one near his left eye the size of a half-dollar -- begged for bag of ice or a crafty cut man.
about 698 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Any time a program comes away with a four-star athlete that can play a number of different positions, it is a huge plus. When it doubles up by adding two practically identical prospects, it means even more.
about 720 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
It's Friday and that means it is once again time to open up the mailbag and answer your questions regarding Oregon recruiting. Nick T. (Los Angeles, Calif.) I saw your article on [Zayd Issah] the linebacker that de-committed from Penn State.
about 730 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks