Mario Cristobal and the football program are ready to embrace the heightened expectations that have come this season. Oregon was picked to win the Pac 12 North in the poll at media days, and contend for the Pac 12 title.
Twenty six total Oregon athletes, alumni as well as current Ducks, will be headed to Des Moines, Iowa this weekend for the USA Track and Field Championships. The meet serves as the qualifier for this years World Championships. Three more Ducks will be competing in the Canadian Championships, with the same goal.
24/7 Sports gives us five football players for the Ducks not included on preseason all league teams that could make the post season teams. Oregon has a total of 7 first and second team all conference selections in the preseason.