Oregon Falls Short in Title Game, 42-20 to Ohio State

Posted by Associated Press on January 12, 2015
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ARLINGTON, Texas — Oregon had cut the biggest deficit of the season to a single point and was in position to grab the national championship that eluded the Ducks four years ago.

They fell short — again.

Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott scored four touchdowns, three in the second half after the Oregon rally, and the Buckeyes won the first College Football Playoff national …

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Does Beaver Nation Care About the National Championship Game?

Posted by Brett Reckamp on January 9, 2015
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The Oregon Ducks are set to take on Ohio State Monday night in the first ever College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship Game.  The question is:  “Will Beaver fans root for their arch-rivals?”

It’s not the first time a question like this has been asked.  Would a die hard sports fan be willing to root for their rival?  If the Ducks …

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Hawks On Health

Posted by Steve Leader on January 9, 2015
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Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and cornerback Richard Sherman debuted today on YouTube to remind people to sign up for insurance at Healthcare.gov.

The deadline to enroll for 2015 health care coverage is February 15th.


A Duck Free Lunch

Posted by Mike Turner on January 8, 2015
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Hot Dogs, chips and a drink were served up by Duck Store employees at Pioneer Courthouse Square Thursday.

The line grew long as people learned about the free lunch.

The Duck Store’s Caitlin Estes says business has been good since the Heisman and Rose Bowl win.


Sports Illustrated is Picking the Ducks

Posted by Dave King on January 7, 2015
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Sports Illustrated is predicting the Oregon Ducks will beat Ohio State in the College Football National Championship game.

Andy Staples, who wrote the article, is expecting Oregon to win a close one over the Buckeyes, 45 to 41.

Ducks’ running back Byron Marshall is on the regional cover of this week’s edition of the magazine.

The second ranked Ducks and fourth ranked Buckeyes, both 13-1 on …

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