Last season, Oregon's secondary had moments that will go down in Duck history as something definately to forget. Oregon gave up 306.54 yards per game passing and 35 touchdowns. Defensive backs coach John Neal said part of the reason for that was using players that weren't quite ready to play. This season that same group is a year older and even though Malik Lovette sat last year out as a redshirt, the versitile player is ready to take the field.
August 12, 2016
Walter Thurmond, one of the NFL's top free agents, has officially announced his retirement from the league at age 28. Did health concerns play a big part in his decision?
A look at the top remaining options available in free agency and possible fits for the Redskins.
NFL free agency begins league-wide March 9 and the Redskins need reinforcements at several spots including safety.
February 15, 2016
The Vikings have two free-agent safeties and two younger ones waiting in the wings. Their free-agent options at safety opposite Harrison Smith are numerous and varied with a couple of familiar ones to Mike Zimmer.
February 3, 2016
Walter Thurmond spent just one season with the New York Giants appearing in just two games before tearing a pectoral muscle before shutting it down for the year. Now with the Philadelphia Eagles, Thurmond thinks that Chip Kelly and his former coach Pete Carroll are on the opposite end of the spectrum from Tom Coughlin when it comes to believing in modern medicine.
Things are starting to look like 2013 all over again and defensive captain and playmaking Safety Antrel Rolle is looking to rally his unit to avoid a third straight loss to open the season.
September 20, 2014
The Giants Beat's Aaron Yorke takes a look at What to Watch For during the New York Giants Monday Night matchup with the Detroit Lions.
September 8, 2014