- Ducks head coach Mark Helfrich took the Ducks to the national title game last season and saw Marcus Mariota win the Heisman Trophy. But now he's being criticized for not developing a QB post-Mariota, something he disagrees with.
- The Ducks have had issues with place kicking in years past, but not this season. And now the team has rewarded All-American kicker Adrian Schneider with a scholarship.
- Track Town USA is expanding to Portland this winter. Organizers for Track Town USA has announced plans for a four-meet track series in January and February in the city.
- Former Ducks QB and current Titans starter Marcus Mariota will miss the rest of the season with an MCL injury. Considering the current state of the Titans' offensive line, this is a very good move by the Titans.