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  1. Class still in session for ex-Ducks QB - Friday, 30 January 2015 09:37Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Newberg Graphic

    A couple of weeks ago, Darron Thomas sat at his home and watched as the Oregon Ducks again failed to win a national championship game, falling to Ohio State 42-20.

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  2. Tako Tuesdays: Which 2015 Oregon Quarterback Are You?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Addicted To Quack

    ... motion passes your eye test, and you aren't afraid to hand a redshirt freshman the keys because you've watched Darron Thomas and Marcus Mariota succeed as starters after sitting out the season before. You've probably fallen victim to Tako's ...

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  3. Class still in session for ex-Ducks QB - Tuesday, 27 January 2015 06:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Bee

    A couple of weeks ago, Darron Thomas sat at his home and watched as the Oregon Ducks again failed to win a national championship game, falling to Ohio State 42-20. "It was a good game," says Thomas, who quarterbacked Oregon to the Jan. 10, 2011, BCS championship game at Glendale, Ariz., where the Ducks fell to Auburn 22-19.

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  4. If a Mariota fell in the draft, would you select him ?Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Cincy Jungle

    ... followed college football can tell you, is that from Joey Harrington to Kellen Clemens to Jeremiah Masoli to Darron Thomas... Oregon's offensive system is one that enables QB's to put up big numbers. And it is one where Oregon's QB's aren't often ...

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  5. Oregon Ducks' Offense Will Still Be Elite in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Rant Sports

    ... in a young player, much like they did with Mariota in 2012 when he beat out Bryan Bennett, who had backed up Darron Thomas . Lockie will have plenty of competition for the job, including redshirt freshman Morgan Mahalek , former Georgia Tech Yellow ...

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  6. Eagles News: Bryan Bennett is Chip Kelly's other Oregon Ducks quarterbackRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Bleeding Green Nation

    ... He was recruited by Chip Kelly and Mark Helfrich at Oregon and red-shirted in 2010. The next season, Darron Thomas became the starter, although Bennett saw some action, completing 25 of 46 passes for 369 yards and six touchdowns. He also ran 23 ...

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  7. Ex-Oregon QB Bennett Gets a ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Phillymag.com

    ... He was recruited by Chip Kelly and Mark Helfrich at Oregon and red-shirted in 2010. The next season, Darron Thomas became the starter, although Bennett saw some action, completing 25 of 46 passes for 369 yards and six touchdowns. He also ran 23 ...

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  8. Former Kelly recruit among QB prospects at Senior BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Philly.com

    ... and 31 touchdowns at Southeastern Louisiana. He won his only start at Oregon when he filled in for the injured Darron Thomas as a freshman. But he came up short in a training camp battle with Mariota the next year and transferred after his sophomore ...

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  9. Former SLU quarterback Bryan Bennett added to Senior Bowl South rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    ... pumped to be out here." Bennett transferred to Southeastern Louisiana in 2013 from Oregon, where he backed up Darron Thomas and Marcus Mariota. He passed for 2,357 yards and 18 touchdowns in 2014 and also led the team in rushing with 669 yards and ...

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  10. Senior Bowl adds QB as Nick Marshall moves to secondary full-timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Alabama Live

    ... as a defensive back. Bennett transferred to Southeastern Louisiana in 2013 from Oregon, where he backed up Darron Thomas in 2011 and Marcus Mariota in 2012. The 6-foot-3, 215-pounder threw for 2,357 yards and 18 touchdowns in 2014 and also led the ...

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  11. The Oregon Ducks will be playing an inexperienced quarterback next...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | OregonLive.com

    ... in 2010, when those of us in the media expected veteran Nate Costa to win the job. Instead inexperienced Darron Thomas beat out Costa in fall camp, and the Ducks wound up unbeaten in the regular season and playing Auburn for the national title. ...

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  12. Oregon gets ready for winning the day, post-Marcus MariotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | ESPN

    ... from almost nowhere -- to folks outside the Ducks closed practices, at least -- to beat out Bryan Bennett , Darron Thomas' backup, before the 2012 season. Other possibilities are redshirt freshman Morgan Mahalak , Georgia Tech transfer Ty Griffin ...

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  13. Oregon's loss won't be Chip Kelly's gainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The News Journal

    ... with Ricky Santos. He has also succeeded with mobile quarterbacks like Michael Vick with the Eagles and Darron Thomas with Oregon. So if Mariota is truly Kelly's guy, especially after Kelly recruited him to Oregon, then a loss in the national ...

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  14. College Football Playoff National Championship open chatRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Hustle Belt

    ... chilling at my parents' house skimming through channels early one day and stumbled upon Oregon's spring game. Darron Thomas wasn't there any more, so I had no clue who was next in line. Then Mariotta did some football stuff, I drooled and want the ...

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  15. 5 Oregon Ducks to watch in the College Football Playoff National ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The Oregonian

    ... and second quarterback to lead the Ducks to the precipice of a national title (following the man he succeeded, Darron Thomas). But, in case you haven't seen Mariota play this season, here's a recap: His 56 touchdowns are a Pac-12 Conference ...

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  16. Oregon's Jeff Lockie patiently waits for his timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | ESPN

    ... is any offseason addition or attrition. Plus, remember that Bryan Bennett was thought to be the successor to Darron Thomas because he had playing experience. But it was Mariota who beat him out before the 2012 season. That was Lockie's first year on ...

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  17. Ex-Oregon QBs Darron Thomas, Bryan Bennett remain linked with Marcus MariotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | ESPN

    Before a relatively unknown kid from Hawaii committed to Oregon, and even after he enrolled, Darron Thomas and Bryan Bennett represented the present and future for the Ducks at quarterback. And after Thomas, then a sophomore in his first year as the starter, led Oregon to the BCS championship game in the 2010 season -- a game in which Bennett served as the backup -- there was no need to look past them to find reasons for optimism.

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  18. Are the Ducks Doomed when Mariota Leaves?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Autzen Zoo

    ... this year now that you don't have Masoli?" My response, "They might be better." In the limited time we'd seen Darron Thomas, he was really good and while we were a year without seeing him, in 2008 when pressed into duty against Boise State, who ...

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  19. Portland Thunder announce 2015 AFL season scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... major promotions; including the inaugural Thunder 'Can Opener' food drive benefiting Oregon Food Bank and a Darron Thomas bobble-head giveaway. The Thunder will play each of its first three games at home, featuring the first visit from the Tampa Bay ...

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  20. Statistical difference between Oregon/FSU. Same storyline, different players? Maybe.Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Tomahawk Nation

    ... the Oregon attack, just look to 2010. Just one little dig. Mariota is supposed to be light years better than Darron Thomas but Thomas as a sophomore completed 61% of his passes, for 2800 yards, 30 TD's and 9 INT's. Now there is that great TD/INT ...

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