Oregon Ducks

Marcus Mariota. (Getty Images)

Marcus Mariota Is Leaving For The NFL

Mariota was the Heisman winner in 2014 and led the Ducks to the national title game.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2015

CFP Championship Preview: Ohio State Battles Oregon

The final chapter of a new era in college football will be written Monday night in Arlington, Texas.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2015

Ezekiel Elliot, Cardale Jones and Urban Meyer. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Emma: College Football Playoff Pegs Two Worthy Champions

The College Football Playoff got this right. Oregon and Ohio State are the game’s two best teams.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2015

Jordan Mills and Kyle Long. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: LeBeau Vs The Rookies? Long, Mills Prepare For New Challenge

It’s important to remember Kyle Long saw the 3-4 defense every day at Oregon.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2013

Oregon Ducks helmet.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Oregon Put On Probation, Loses Scholarship

The NCAA has taken away a scholarship for each of the next three seasons and placed Oregon’s football program on probation for three years for recruiting violations under previous coach Chip Kelly.

670 The Score–06/26/2013

Kyle Long.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Veteran O-Line Coach: ‘Concerned’ Over Kyle Long Missing Offseason Programs

Before he was even drafted, Bears first-round draft pick Kyle Long was already at a disadvantage.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2013

Chip Kelly. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Chip Kelly Leaves Oregon After All, Takes Eagles Job

The Philadelphia Eagles have hired Chip Kelly after he originally chose to stay at Oregon.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2013

Tim Beckman. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Hoge On College Football: Seriously, What Is Going On In Champaign?

Having co-coordinators in college football is not uncommon, but I’ve never heard of two coordinators splitting up the play-calling by down.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2012

Troy Niklas catches a touchdown pass against the Boston College. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Still Needs Help To Reach BCS Title Game

Notre Dame (.9396) is third, not too far behind, but most likely in need of a loss by Oregon or Kansas State to reach the title game on Jan. 7 in Miami.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2012

Oregon defensive lineman Arik Armstead. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Hoge On College Football: The Truth About Oregon’s Defense

It’s time for Oregon to prove how good it really is. Well, at least that’s what people are saying — even though the Ducks already have.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2012

Bill O'Brien. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Hoge On College Football: Penn State In Good Hands With Bill O’Brien

Penn State needed someone crazy enough to take this job — someone convinced they could save Penn State football when all logic said they couldn’t.

CBS Chicago–10/24/2012

John Shurna

Hoge: NCAA Tournament Bubble Watch 1.0

Selection Sunday is just a little over two weeks away. Here’s the latest look at which teams are in good shape, which teams have work to do and which teams are in serious trouble:

CBS Chicago–02/24/2012

Mark Barkley and the USC Trojans will be a preseason favorite next year. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Hoge: Way Too Early 2012 College Football Top 25

Adam Hoge takes an early look at the 2012 college football season and reveals his top 25 teams for next season.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Michael Floyd. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Drops Out Of AP Top 25; LSU Moves Up To No. 2

Winning the biggest game of college football’s opening weekend boosted LSU to No. 2 in The Associated Press Top 25.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2011

Michael Floyd

Notre Dame Opens Up At No. 18 In Coaches Poll

With college football camps opening up around the country, the USA Today Coaches Poll was released Thursday.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2011

LeGarrette Blount throws another punch, this time at a teammate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — This punch won’t be so costly for LeGarrette Blount. The rookie running back capped off a feisty night practice for the Tennessee Titans with a short punch to the helmet of defensive […]


Goodbye Pac-10, Hello Pac-12…In 2011 That is

NEW YORK — For years people in the Pac-10 — from players to fans — have complained about a lack of recognition and a so-called East Coast bias that caused the conference to be under-appreciated […]