Oregonlive looks at how the Oregon wide receivers will handle the “elite speed” of the corner backs for Auburn. Both of the starting corners have track backgrounds and top level athleticism.
Soccer’s season continues with their home debut on Friday hosting Portland State. Oregon will follow that with another home game against Villanova on Sunday. Oregon started the season 0-1-1 in two road games.
The Portland Tribune predicts that Oregon will win the season opener against Oregon and is cautiously optimistic about the prospects for the season as a whole. The author thinks that Oregon’s experience at QB and offensive line will be the deciding factors.
24/7 Sports gives us five facts to know about Auburn. Under Malzahn the Tigers have done a solid job scheduling out of conference, playing Oregon this year and Uw last year. Auburn has had a defense that ranks in the top 15 nationally for three straight years, and likely will again this year. Neglected fact: Dyer was down.