Autzen Audibles: DuckTerritory's Oregon athletics podcast

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Mailbag Podcast: How do we see the QB battle playing out in 2021?

Mailbag Podcast: How do we see the QB battle playing out in 2021?

  • 0:32:16
  • 4 hours ago

In this week's Mailbag Podcast, we break down and give our thoughts on the upcoming quarterback battle for the 2021 football season.

Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil of DuckTerritory.com discuss the QB options going into the 2021 season and answer a question on if we believe that Tyler Shough is still the odds on favorite to land the starting gig going into the year now that senior Anthony Brown has elected to return to Oregon for another season and the addition of four-star QB Ty Thompson to the mix.

Plus, Matt and Erik take a few other team-related questions, coaching questions, and recruiting questions to wrap up this week's mailbag.

Episodes of This Show

  • Cal Insider Jackson Moore sheds light on Oregon's new Defensive Coordinator

    Cal Insider Jackson Moore sheds light on Oregon's new Defensive Coordinator

    • 0:15:58
    • 20 hours ago

    What is Oregon's new defensive coordinator Tim DeRuyter going to bring to the Oregon Ducks?


    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil of DuckTerritory.com bring on Jackson Moore of Bear Territory and BarkBoard of the 247Sport Network to discuss DeRuyter. Jackson Moore has covered Oregon's new defensive coordinator at his two most recent coaching stops, as defensive coordinator at Cal and as the head coach at Fresno State.


    Plus, Matt, Erik, and Jackson discuss the reported hiring of Keith Heyward to Cal.


    All that and more!

  • Three veterans elect to return to Oregon over the NFL, and a big transfer

    Three veterans elect to return to Oregon over the NFL, and a big transfer

    • 0:26:07
    • 2 days ago

    The Oregon football program had three veteran players on the offensive side of the football elect to say thanks but no thanks to heading off to the NFL and instead return to Oregon for another year. Plus, the Oregon football program saw a key player the last few years elect to transfer out of the Oregon football program.

    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil of DuckTerritory.com discuss this past weekend's news that included the decisions by seniors Jaylon Redd, Johnny Johnson, and junior CJ Verdell to return to Oregon instead of heading off to the NFL. Plus, Matt and Erik discuss the impact of Oregon junior running back Cyrus Habibi-Likio's transfer from the Duck program.

    All that and a lot more is included in this Monday edition of the Autzen Audibles Podcast!

  • EMERGENCY PODCAST: Oregon hires a new Defensive Coordinator

    EMERGENCY PODCAST: Oregon hires a new Defensive Coordinator

    • 0:19:36
    • 5 days ago

    The Oregon Ducks have reportedly made a new hire for their open defensive coordinator position, and we've got plenty of thoughts about it all.

    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil of DuckTerritory.com discuss the reported hire of Cal defensive coordinator Tim DeRuyter and give our initial reactions to the hire, what we like about the hire, how he will fit in with Oregon's current defense, and how this will also impact Oregon's own rivals within the Pac-12 North Division.

    All that and a lot more is included in this edition of the Autzen Audibles Podcast!

  • Larry Scott and the Pac-12 Part Ways

    Larry Scott and the Pac-12 Part Ways

    • 0:35:20
    • 5 days ago

    The Pac-12 and Larry Scott announced this week they would be going in different directions and Scott would end his run as the league's commissioner on June 30th. What went wrong in Scott's time running the Pac-12 Conference and what does the new commissioner need to focus on fixing?

    DuckTerritory.com's Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil dive into both those questions in detail and give their thoughts on the league's image and stance in college athletics under Scott's leadership and where they need to get better.

    All that and a lot more is included in this edition of the Autzen Audibles Podcast!

  • Mailbag: Can Oregon become the dominant program in the Pac-12?

    Mailbag: Can Oregon become the dominant program in the Pac-12?

    • 0:46:21
    • 7 days ago

    The Autzen Audibles Mailbag is here with a ton of great questions on Oregon football, recruiting, and basketball.


    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil fielded the best questions of the week from you the Oregon Duck fan. In today's podcast, they discuss Oregon's ability to become the next dominant team in the Pac-12 and can they replicate the success that Clemson or Oklahoma have in their respected conferences. Plus, could Mario Cristobal be going after Jeremy Pruitt to become the new defensive coordinator, how important is an experienced quarterback for the prospects of winning a league title, who are the top targets to look at for the 2022 recruiting class, and what are the chances that the men and women's basketball programs play all their games this year?


    All that and a lot more is included in today's podcast!

  • Examining Oregon's quarterbacks in 2020 and the prospects of 2021

    Examining Oregon's quarterbacks in 2020 and the prospects of 2021

    • 0:39:15
    • 9 days ago

    How do we view the play at quarterback for the Oregon Ducks this past season, and how does that factor into the offseason as the team prepares for the 2021 college football season?

    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil look back at the 2020 college football season at Oregon and focus in on the quarterback room. What stood out this past year? What are the concerns? What are the strengths and weaknesses of this unit going into the offseason? Could we see a freshman start for the Ducks in 2021? How does Anthony Brown factor into this group?

  • The latest news in Oregon's search for a defensive coordinator

    The latest news in Oregon's search for a defensive coordinator

    • 0:55:03
    • 12 days ago

    There continues to be new information being reported and learned in regards to Oregon's defensive coordinator hire to replace the departed Andy Avalos. We break that all down on today's podcast.

    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil of DuckTerritory.com discuss the latest news and notes of Oregon's coaching search after a report by The Athletic's Bruce Feldman was posted Friday morning. Matt and Erik discuss the information they've previously reported on while also giving their opinions on what Feldman reported. Plus, Matt and Erik also run through the Oregon depth chart on where things currently stand for the 2021 football season.

    All that and a lot more is included in this Friday edition of the Autzen Audibles Podcast!

  • Mailbag Podcast: Will Oregon's DC hire make or break their chances at a title?

    Mailbag Podcast: Will Oregon's DC hire make or break their chances at a title?

    • 0:43:57
    • 14 days ago

    Will Oregon football's upcoming defensive coordinator hire be the difference in Oregon being able to compete for a Pac-12 and or National Championship in 2021?

    In this week's Mailbag Podcast, DuckTerritory.com's Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil discuss the upcoming defensive coordinator hire and what's at stake for the Oregon Ducks. Plus, we also take questions about Oregon's offense and what thoughts we have about that side of the football, how does defensive scheme fit into what Mario Cristobal wants in a defensive coordinator, will the offense be more consistent in 2021 than they were in 2020, and what recruiting misses are the most impactful for both Oregon football and Oregon men's basketball.

    All that a lot more is included in this edition of the Autzen Audibles Podcast.

  • Both men and women's basketball programs claim big road splits

    Both men and women's basketball programs claim big road splits

    • 0:56:05
    • 16 days ago

    The Oregon men and women's basketball teams played over the weekend on the road, and both teams claimed important road splits in their games. We break it all down and what we've learned.


    Matt Prehm and Erik Skopil of DuckTerritory.com discuss the men's win at Utah Saturday night and the loss at Colorado Thursday. Is Chris Duarte the Pac-12's Player of the Year leader? The women hung tough with No. 1 Stanford on the road before falling in the second half, but then went to Cal and gave the Bears their worst loss in program history. What did the women show us this weekend?


    All that and a lot more is included in this edition of the Autzen Audibles Podcast!