- Sure, fans could play the "what if" game in regards to his index finger injury, but Vernon Adams has been nothing short of spectacular in the stretch run of the season, leading the Ducks to 5 consecutive wins and a 6 touchdown performance against USC on Saturday.
- His story with the Oregon football program only lasts a year, but Vernon Adams has had a strong impact on the program in the first year of the post-Mariota era.
- With Marcus Mariota winning the Heisman last year, and Vernon Adams ending the 2015 on a very strong finish, the QB position is "bright" according to OC Scott Frost. Mariota watched as Adams threw for 6 touchdowns in a 48-28 win over USC on Saturday.
- After wins over No. 23 Baylor, Savannah State and Valparaiso, the Ducks moved up to No. 21 in the AP Poll on Monday.