Oregon Ducks Football News - 2013 Oregon Football Updates
10/29/13 – The Ducks ranked No. 3 in the initial BCS rankings but jumped up a spot after a 42-14 win over UCLA last weekend. The crucial No. 2 position sets Oregon up nicely for a BCS National Championship berth, should the rest of the season play out as well as the first has. Mark Helfrich's team still has to face Stanford on the road; but a win against their Pac-12 North foes, would land them in their second Pac-12 Championship game and an almost sure win over their South competitor. With multiple tricks up their sleeves, don’t be surprised if the quack continue their attack straight to a Conference title and compete for the school’s first National Championship in football.
6/28/13 - After the departure of head coach Chip Kelly to the Philadelphia Eagles, the Ducks look to extend their impressive streak of four consecutive BCS game appearances, without missing a beat. In hopes of a seamless transition, Oregon found a new head coach within the program in offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich. While the Ducks success under Kelly is unparalleled in the program’s history, Herlfrich will attempt to lead Oregon to its first national title. The Ducks return redshirt sophomore quarterback Marcus Mariota, who will continue to lead the high-powered, up-tempo offense. Average price for Oregon Ducks football tickets at Autzen Stadium
this season is $149, 15th most expensive in the country and top in the Pac-12.
Oregon's season kicks off on 8/31 against FCS opponent Nichols State and is averaging $71, the lowest of any Oregon Ducks game in 2013. The annual Civil War game against rival Oregon State Beavers
will be played in Eugene to end the regular season on 11/29. At an average Oregon St. vs. Oregon tickets price of $285 it is the most expensive home game on the Oregon Ducks football schedule this season by over $125. The Ducks will look to avenge their only loss last year on 11/7 versus the Stanford Cardinal
. The Stanford vs. Oregon game last season effectively eliminated the Ducks from the BCS Championship conversation after the Ducks lost in overtime. They hope that this season, a win will help vault them into a spot in the 2014 BCS National Championship