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Marcus Mariota

Marcus Ardel Taulauniu Mariota (born October 30, 1993) is an American Football quarterback for the Oregon Ducks football team.

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Congrats to Marcus Mariota on winning Heisman. Now that Oregon's D has suddenly gone from awful to good, Ducks have ti…
Alright folks, I really wanna hear from everyone on this. The college football regular season has ended and the first-ever College Football Playoff is underway. I know I have primarily SEC fans on here, mostly LSU, UT, and AU, so I want to hear who you will be rooting for in the playoffs and why. I for one pick Florida State. The reason for that is because I despise all the media hype and glorification of Marcus Mariota from Oregon although I admit he's an awesome quarterback. I have an unfounded yet very real despise for Ohio State so I can't root for them. And need I say anything about Alabama? I have an inbred hatred for that team, and as a Tennessee Volunteers and LSU Tigers fan, there's absolutely no rooting for alabama. That leaves me with Florida State, and because sports experts have put them down almost every week this season and downplayed their success, I want to see them make it. Plus, in the first year of the BCS Championship era, we watched Tennessee defeat Florida State for the national *** ...
Marcus Mariota wins Maxwell Award for most outstanding player. Mariota is 1st since Cam Newton to capture Maxwell, Walter…
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is the heavy favorite to win the Heisman Trophy on Saturday, and he started the night at the College...
Later this week the Heisman Trophy will add one new member to the most exclusive fraternity in sports. It is widely expected that Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota will hear his name announced as the 2014 Heisman Trophy winner, which would make him the first player in program history to win the high…
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Thursday Blitz: How Heisman candidates Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon and Amari Cooper stack up in NFL...
Marcus Mariota owes Mike Bellotti, Jonathan Stewart and Dennis Dixon. I hope he knows that.
Iowa Hawkeye senior offensive left tackle Brandon Scherff on Thursday was named to the USA Today Sports All-America first team. Among the other All-America first-team selection on offense were the three Heisman Trophy candidates: quarterback Marcus Mariota of Oregon, running back Melvin Gordon of Wisconsin and wide receiver Amari Cooper of Ohio State. Scherff also is one of three finalists for the 2014 Outland Trophy, which goes to the nation's top interior lineman in college football. The winner of the Outland Trophy will be announced tonight (Thursday) at the Home Depot Award Show from Florida. The show will begin at 6 p.m. central time on ESPN.
Hanging out with Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon, and Steve Roe in big deal.
Marcus Mariota, candidate, on why he decided to stay another year at college
Heisman finalist Marcus Mariota has a bunch of cute kids as fans (techno song; 3m)
Heisman Trophy finalist Marcus Mariota has been named the inaugural recipient of the Polynesian College Footba...
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In my opinion Marcus Mariota better be glad Braxton Miller got hurt, cause Braxton had it this year.
Braxton Miller might go to Oregon because Marcus Mariota is going to the NFL & Miller has one more year of college football 😳
Here are the resumes for the three Heisman finalists. Spoiler: Marcus Mariota is going to win.
Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon and Amari Cooper have been named as the three Heisman Trophy finalists.
Only 3 finalists for the Heisman Trophy. Oregon QB Marcus Mariota, Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon and Alabama WR Amari Cooper. No Jameis Winston. Give me Mariota for the win.
Since the 2014 Heisman Trophy Finalists were announced, who would be your Heisman winning pick? QB Marcus Mariota (Oregon) RB Melvin Gordon (Wisconsin) WR Amari Cooper (Alabama) Winner will be announced this Saturday December 13th!
Marcus Mariota for heisman and Oregon with the National Championship
"Marcus Mariota to register one, please." -- OH on the intercom at HEB in San Marcos. These kids know how to deal with finals stress.
All my cousins in Oregon just met Marcus Mariota tonight😭 💚💛🌹
Marcus Mariota's custom facemask pays tribute to his home town which area code is 808
Three finalists for 2014 Trophy revealed. -->
ICYMI: We launched our project about Marcus Mariota and the Heisman today.
Congratulations to QB Marcus Mariota, named today as one of 3 Heisman Trophy finalists. We like his chances.
I will be very upset if Marcus Mariota doesn't win the Heisman.
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Marcus Mariota released a statement: "It is an honor to be named as a finalist for this year's prestigious Heisman Trophy."
BREAKING: Marcus Mariota is still good at football.
Marcus Mariota will win the Heisman Trophy but Amari Cooper should.
Congrats Marcus Mariota of the Ducks on making it to the finalists for Heisman. Hope you get it!!
At -- Oregon Ducks are going to the Rose Bowl. Not only that but Marcus Mariota is a fin...
Did you seriously suggest that Amari Cooper is a far better Heisman candidate than Marcus Mariota?
Tevin Coleman should have been invited to NYC! Over 2000 yds & 7.5 ypc; everyone knew he was getting it!
Congratulations to the 3rd finalist in Oregon history, Marcus Mariota.
There are three guarantees in life: Death, taxes and Marcus Mariota’s chances on winning the Heisman.
Marcus Mariota, Melvin Gordon and Amari Cooper are the 2014 Heisman finalists:
Marcus Mariota is officially one of three Heisman finalists.
Marcus Mariota: “I would like to thank my teammates and coaches as I could not have been recognized as a finalist witho…
Marcus Mariota is the unanimous in the final update of our weekly Heisman experts' poll »
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Tonight on the at 6p Marcus Mariota tells me what it means to be a Heisman Finalist & what honor he claims me…
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In the 2015 NFL Draft. The Tennessee Titans select Marcus Mariota out of the University of Oregon.
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, right, Alabama receiver Amari Cooper and record-breaking Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon are the finalists for the Heisman Trophy announced Monday.
The Heisman Trophy finalists were announced Monday evening and there were no surprises. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota led a field that included Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Alabama receiver Amari Cooper. Mariota became the hands-down favorite to take home the bronze statue after acco
One of the many accolades he could earn this week, Marcus Mariota has won the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm award. Oregon's star quarterback...
Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota is the winner of the 2014 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. Mariota is the first Duck to win the award.
Congratulations to Marcus Mariota on being a finalist for The Heisman Trophy!
Oregon's Marcus Mariota had the worst game (on paper) of the season in the PAC12 Championship: 346 total yards of offense, 5 TDs, and 150.1 pass efficiency rating against a top-10 team (that beat Oregon earlier in the season).
Marcus Mariota has passed, run or caught a combined 53 touchdowns this season, a Pac-12 record.
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is on the other end of the line. I tell him the New York Jets need a quarterback, and I would like him to be their quarterback. “That’s nice of you,” he says with ...
By kalon ATQ's Kelon Jelen recaps the sparkling career of Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota Despite my pessimism earlier after Melvin Gordon's historic day, M
I told Cornelius Colvin before the game that I thought we'd lose 38 to 14. I want to amend that statement! We're going to lose 54-14! *** Falcons, it's time to blow this team up! Let's trade Matt Ryan, get some draft picks and draft Todd Gurley and Marcus Mariota!
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is the prohibitive favorite to win the Heisman, and he was joined as a Heisman finalist Monday by Amari Cooper and Melvin Gordon.
The Heisman Trophy finalists were announced this evening and there will only be three finalists -- not the maximum of five -- headed to the trophy presentation in New York. Oregon QB Marcus Mariota...
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Room 21's Tribute to Marcus Mariota. Good Luck with the Heisman!
Heisman Finalists Amari Cooper & Marcus Mariota star in the College Football Playoff edition of DALLAS!
In other news the entire collegiate community just welcomed Marcus Mariota into the Heisman House
Mike Riley went to Nebraska, Oregon is playing FSU in the Rose Bowl, and Marcus Mariota is going to win the Heisman. W…
Marcus Mariota and the Oregon Ducks offense are going to flat out Tecmo Bowl the Florida State "defense" in the Rose Bowl.
Prediction: Marcus Mariota will win the Rose Bowl, BCS Championship, and the Heisman, will go play for Tampa Bay in the NFL. Screenshot this
This is what's gonna happen: Ohio State is gonna move to 4. Florida State is gonna move to 3. The Big XII will realize they need a conference championship and go after 2 teams maybe like a BYU, Boise State.just sayin' and Marcus Mariota will get the Heisman.
Don't worry, we made it to Santa Clara safe and sound! Our long day was brightened when Coach Helfrich, Marcus Mariota, Keanon Lowe, and Erick Dargan stopped by our plane to express their appreciation of the band and cheer. We're lucky to have such great guys to play the fight song for!
Crazy Stat of Day: Marcus Mariota has accounted for 53 touchdowns this season (38 Pass, 14 Rush, 1 Rec) & just 2 Int. htt…
Marcus Mariota set the championship record for TDs responsible for & controlled the game from start to finish
Like I said way to win the day!! Go Ducks!! Marcus Mariota is the best qurter back in College Football!
It is Great To Be an Oregon Duck as they win The over Arizona and Marcus Mariota was spectacular last night.
Quack quack. Ducks smashed Arizona, and are headed to the inaugural football playoff. Marcus Mariota likely locked up the first Heisman Trophy for an Oregon Duck, a trophy he's deserved for several years now. As for me, I got through a 6 day work week, but Sushi Saturday with coworkers looms, as does the possibility of acquiring a bottle of Sinatra Select. One week of peak down, 2 more to go.
Early morning for Son's SAT!!! . I'll be at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena with Marcus Mariota & the Oregon Ducks! . "Music is an Amazing Art Form!" . Give back . Netflix! . Jurassic World is open next summer! I'm going!!! :) . MERRY CHRISTMAS! :) . Why does the Football Season go by SO FAST?! Makes me mad!!! 😡 . Payton Manning makes it look so easy!!! Broncos Defense looks good too!!! . Little Richard! HAPPY (82) BIRTHDAY!!! Wo!!! SHUT-UP! :) 😝😝😝 . Find a way to be HAPPY! . Wait! How did Florida St. go down to ?!! . I wrote Santa a letter!!! . I guess Mariah Carey's personal life is too much for her? 3 hours late for live broadcast!
Marcus Mariota has thrown TD Pass in 39 straight games, passing Russell Wilson for 2nd-longest streak in FBS history. htt…
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Start of 4Q: Oregon 44, Arizona. Marcus Mariota throws 2 TD passes and runs for one more in the 3Q.
Marcus Mariota is having another one of those nights. Heisman front runner has 3 rush TD and 2 pass TD in 3 quarters. htt…
Oh how I wish somehow Marcus Mariota could end up being a Dallas Cowboy sit behind Romo a year then take over in 2016
Darron Thomas left early because some guy named Marcus Mariota was going to take his job!
Marcus Mariota's touchdown to Devon Allen in the back of the end zone was his 100th career TD pass
Marcus Mariota would look good in a Chicago jersey next year.
Mel Kiper Jr says Marcus Mariota is overall pick. Mariota isn't even an NFL backup. Has he even seen him play?
Marcus Mariota is just a lightskin Darron Thomas
Marcus Mariota is probably the classiest guy in college football. Love that kid.
Marcus Mariota, Jameis Winston will battle for ROY with RBs Melvin Gordon and Todd Gurley and WRs Amari Cooper, Jaelen Strong, DGB and Duron
Will the take Marcus Mariota or Jameis Winston in 2015 Mock Draft:
Paul Myerberg of the USA Today released a Top 10 list of the most likely candidates to join Oregon QB Marcus Mariota at the Heisman Trophy ceremony in New York on December 13th.  Sitting at No. 7 is none other than Boise State running back Jay Ajayi. The junior has been generating buzz within t…
Marcus Mariota nominato Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Year. Royce Freeman nominato Pac-12 Offensive Freshman of the Year.
How do Jets fans honestly not think the Bucs are gonna take Marcus Mariota? Josh McCown nor Mike Glennon are long term solutions at QB.
Heisman Survey: Alabama's Cooper rises to third: The junior from Miami trails Marcus Mariota and ...
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Marcus Mariota will be the first Heisman winner from University of Oregon & the second from an Oregon school. (Terry Baker …
Titans need to lose the rest of there games, I want marcus mariota
The thought of Marcus Mariota having to wear a suit & giving a speech in front of millions on tv makes me chuckle.
Someone I look up to or to be like Marcus Mariota
Marcus Mariota Does a damned dancer that rolls butts
Marcus Mariota looks like the trophy he’s gonna win. (Via
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From Honolulu to Philly, impossible not to love this kid whose had a season of "Heisman Moments"
Byron Marshall's amazing 77-yd TD catch is our Play of the Game, presented by by
played keep-away from Marcus Mariota w/ 29 1st downs in each of past 2 wins over Ducks:
What a freaking pass by Marcus Mariota
I voted for Marcus Mariota as the Watch on at 7 PT.
“When you hear someone saying "Marcus Mariota is the best quarterba-"
CFB AM: Marcus Mariota should be first unanimous Heisman winner ever, plus more.
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“Oregon's Marcus Mariota looks the part at the Heisman favorite
QB Marcus Mariota hugs his father, Toa, after Oregon's Civil War victory.
Every Sunday the Titans get closer to landing Marcus Mariota
Marcus Mariota will be drafted higher than Winston. Higher football IQ more NFL ready in my opinion
Marcus Mariota Has a cold gangsta that slangs drugs
Marcus Mariota has the Heisman wrapped up. 47 total TDs & 2 INTs.
how dope would that be? best convo starter! "You know I used to date the girl who's dating marcus mariota 😜😎
Marcus Mariota is putting on a CLINIC for No. 2 Oregon vs Oregon St. After 3, he has 313 Pass yds, 3 TD, 2 Rush TD http:/…
we gettin Marcus Mariota in the draft:)
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota makes his case for the Heisman Trophy. Halftime: UO 30, OSU 3
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Marcus Mariota Wants a hot disco that slangs hugs
TRADE MACHINE: Derek Carr for Justin Houston and a first round pick from the Raiders select Marcus Mariota. Who says no?
Marcus Mariota finishes his regular season with 47 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. Jameis Winston threw more picks in the…
If the Eagles make in to the NFC championship game, then Chip Kelly won't try to get Marcus Mariota.
Marcus Mariota, just doing his thing ... No. 2 cruise past Beavers for 11th win /
"What ASAP Ferg is to ASAP Mob that's what Marcus Mariota is to Oregon" these sport center commentators 😭😂
This Sports Center anchor just compared Marcus Mariota to A$AP Ferg
"What ASAP Ferg is to the ASAP Mob is what Marcus Mariota is to the Oregon offense"- sport center anchor . 😂😂😂
"What asap ferg is to asap mob, Marcus Mariota is to Oregon" . -sports center . Lmao
Dude on sports center said that Marcus Mariota is to Oregon what asap Ferg is to the asap mob lol
Did sports center just refer to Marcus Mariota as A$AP Ferg..
Marcus Mariota set a new record for TD passes in a season at 36. Darron Thomas had 33 in 2011
Jameis Winston throw his 4th interception of the game, a career high. By comparison, Marcus Mariota has 2 interceptions …
Don’t know why, but Sean Mannion’s throwing motion does not look very smooth tonight. Especially when comparing it to Marcus Mariota
Just to let you all know, Marcus Mariota has 4 TDs in the first half while Jameis Winston had 4 INTs today. The more you know! -H81T
Marcus Mariota is so good, he's the reason Johnny Football switched from Oregon to A&M. He's also the reason Darron Thomas left Oregon early
We went from one Great QB in Darron Thomas to another great QB in Marcus Mariota
Center Hroniss Grasu not dressed and warming up today...Hamani Stevens working with Marcus Mariota
Marcus Mariota has 42 touch downs this season.
tell Chip Kelly stop lying and go after Marcus Mariota in this years draft. We need a QB Nick Foles/Mark Sanchez is not it
Sounds like Marcus Mariota could have saved himself $260 if he'd just gone to FSU instead of Oregon:
TEXT from Bruce Allen: "WOW! Eugene, Ore really is a pretty place. Having dinner with Phil Knight and Marcus Mariota tonight."
I think Gus Johnson gave him the best nickname. (In his voice) The Mazhzaraddi, Marcus Mariota
Heisman should be Melvin Gordon, Marcus Mariota, Amari Cooper, Dak Prescott, Jameis Winston in that order ..
What's the difference between Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston? Jameis doesn't lose.
Espn thinks former qb Darron Thomas is Marcus Mariota
Marcus Mariota now has 37 total TDs this season. He's No. 1 in ESPN's Heisman Watch »
Would the Philadelphia Eagles trade up for Marcus Mariota? - NFL
Marcus Mariota is the first 9,000 yard passer in Oregon history
Why does nobody ever point out that Marcus Mariota's predecessor, Darron Thomas, put up essentially the same stats?. It's t…
Does it surprise anyone that Marcus Mariota figures stuff out quicker than his QB coach Scott Frost?
Marcus Mariota looks winded & exhausted out there... He needs to play like a pick so the Raiders can make a real juicy draft day trade
Marcus Mariota was 4 of 5 for 69 yards on that last drive - Mariota already has 83 yards rushing - 101 yards passing
fans: Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota? and weigh in:.
Heisman Watch: It's Marcus Mariota and everyone else at the moment:
QB Marcus Mariota of OREGON, LB Scooby Wright of ARIZONA & CB Zane Gonzalez of Arizona St are the Pac-12 football Players of the Week
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota, Arizona LB Scooby Wright ASU K Zane Gonzalez are the Pac-12’s Players of the Week.
Pac-12 players of the week are Marcus Mariota, Scooby Wright and Zane Gonzalez.
shut out from Pac-12 POW honors despite some big numbers. Winners: Marcus Mariota (O), Scooby Wright III (D), Zane Gonzalez (ST)
I am lucky enough to have a friend (of nearly 40 years) who's had Oregon Duck Football SEASON TICKETS for about that long, and once or twice a year he has an extra ticket ... and invites ME :~) !!! to a game. So I went to the Stanford game today in Eugene !! For those who watched it - in person or on TV - they know the Ducks ARE "That Good" ; Stanford did not have an off day!! The Ducks are as good - right now - as any team in the Country, and our QB, Marcus Mariota , IS MAGIC. Just a Jr. , but an astoundingly accurate passer, a deceptive ball handler, and runs like a gazelle !!! Our receivers have great hands, and both the offensive and defensive lines have 'jelled'. Wadda' treat to be there and witness this game !!!
“Would you want your favorite NFL team to draft Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota or Brett Hundley?” Davis Webb
With the 1st pick of the 2015 NFL draft the Oakland Raiders announce a trade. With the first pick the Jets select Marcus Mariota.
What I would do if I were picking the top-5 ATM:. OAK-Leonard Williams. JAX-Randy Gregory. NYJ-Marcus Mariota. TB-Jameis Winston. TEN-Vic/Oakman
A QB got airtime on Sunday and it wasn't [just] Marcus Mariota. Norm Van Brocklin highlights! His record withstood Big Ben's day.
Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Rakeem Cato.not much out there.
ESPN hypothetical: send LeSean McCoy to so Chip Kelly can draft Marcus Mariota. I joked Foles trade
QB Marcus Mariota and CB Senquez Golson named our Seniors of the Week. >>
I just voted for Marcus Mariota to be the next Heisman Trophy Winner!
fans will still want Marcus Mariota anyway. Just like they wanted McElroy, David Fales, Andy Murray, Simms, Matt Leinart...shall I?
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The Jets didn't get Percy Harvin for Geno Smith or Michael Vick. They got him for Marcus Mariota or Jameis Winston.
Marcus Mariota is only player in the FBS with 10 or more TD passes without an INT. He has 17
Kenny Hill fell from Heisman talk after this week. Same for Nick Marshall. All about DAK and Marcus Mariota.
Early in the 4th quarter, Marcus Mariota & Oregon enjoy a 42-10 lead over UCLA. . 4 Rushing TD's for the Ducks
Freeman now at 16 carries for 101 yards & 2 TD’s. First 100-yd rusher since Marcus Mariota went for 133 in Alamo Bowl W over Texas
Marcus Mariota has 16 career games with a Total QBR of 90 or better, most by any active player.
if Marcus Mariota is your favorite to win the Heisman Trophy.
Blake Sims now leads CFB in passing % 73.2 . Marcus Mariota drops to 71%
Down goes No. 2! Oregon falls at home to unranked Arizona, 31-24. Marcus Mariota with a crucial fumble late.
FUMBLE! Marcus Mariota turns it over! Scooby Wright with the strip sack and Arizona has the ball and the lead with 2:11 t…
Tied up in Eugene! Marcus Mariota finds Keanon Lowe for the score and we're all square at 24-24 in the 4th quarter.
Is it just me or does Marcus Mariota's dad look like Manti Te'o?
Marcus Mariota has no business even being considered for Heisman. Not taking any control. Bryce Petty would Brett Hundley would. Get him out
'The Play' -- Mark Helfrich, Marcus Mariota, Bralon Addison and Hamani Stevens on the interception in...
Marcus Mariota, Byron Marshall and Tony Washington talk to the media after practice yesterday
Fact: Marcus Mariota will be a better version of Colin Kaepernick in the NFL.
Arizona WR Cayleb Jones (127 yards, three touchdowns) beats out Marcus Mariota for Pac-12 offensive player of the week honors.
Marcus Mariota - ESPN thinks it is fun to just say his name. Over and over..,
Mariota keeps adding to his highlight reel: Any Heisman Trophy campaign for Marcus Mariota should surely inclu...
What makes Marcus Mariota a favorite for this year's Heisman Trophy?
I just want the rams to get the first pick, fire Jeff Fisher and draft Marcus Mariota
Fun fact of the day: Everett Golson has more TDs than Marcus Mariota, Jameis Winston, Todd Gurley, and Kenny Hill.
That's what I like to see: "Oregon redshirt junior QB Marcus Mariota was named the Walter Camp National FBS Offensive Player of the Week."
"And with the 1st overall pick in the draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers select... Marcus Mariota, QB-Oregon."
Dallas cowboys better draft one of them in coming rookies qb like Braxton Miller, Marcus Mariota, Brett Hunley, maybe Jameis Winston
Marcus Mariota from Oregon 1st pick or Bryce Petty from Baylor😂
Heisman Trophy frontrunner, Marcus Mariota go ducks
The Heisman Trophy and the Cleveland Browns are two runaway trains approaching Marcus Mariota from opposite directions
Marcus Mariota passed for 318 yards on vaunted D & is this week's Walter Camp Offensive Player of the W…
Marcus Mariota named Offensive Player of the Week by the Walter Camp Football Foundation
get first pick for next years draft and take Marcus Mariota
Marcus Mariota went from clinician to magician when Oregon needed it most, cracking Michigan State. Column:
Marcus Mariota threw 3 touchdown passes that traveled at last 15 yards downfield, the same number Michigan State allowed al…
"Here's on Marcus Mariota and Oregon hand the man his !
Marcus Mariota leads, and it's not just Oregon that follows
Marcus Mariota leads, and its not just Oregon that follows USA TODAY
George Schroeder of USA Today: Marcus Mariota leads and everyone else follows:
Bruh if Marcus Mariota went to Philly next year we'd be unstoppable
Marcus Mariota has the most raw face mask in all of college football
So Connor Cook is better than at least one of the following: Marcus Mariota, Jameis Winston, Kenny Hill, Brett Hundley, Braxton Miller? Okay
Marcus Mariota and the Oregon Ducks are a class act. Glad I had the opportunity to play against them tonight.
Win the day! Marcus Mariota throws for 3 TD, rushes for another as Oregon trounces South Dakota, 62-13.
Marcus Mariota has tied Darron Thomas for the career passing TD record at 66
That means Marcus Mariota is now tied with Darron Thomas for Oregon career touchdown passes with 66.
ok mr Kellen Moore is a better qb then Marcus Mariota 😂
NYT shows some love for QB Marcus Mariota (who is better than Football).
Sam Bradford goes down again. Hopefully it isn't serious but if it is we better draft a QB next year. Famous Jameis or Marcus Mariota
Bovada's latest Heisman odds have Rakeem Cato at 75/1 to win. By comparison, Jameis Winston is at 9/2, Marcus Mariota at 6/1.
This years hiesman will go to either Braxton Miller, Marcus Mariota, or Jameis Winston
Braxton Miller, Bryce Petty, or Marcus Mariota for the Heighsman next year
Having a lighter class load than Marcus Mariota.
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota only has 2 classes this fall. Golf & Yoga
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota doesn't need many more credits to finish his degree. This fall, he is only taking two classes: g…
Hope they both stay healthy...RT for Braxton Miller. FAV for Marcus Mariota
Mike Florio just said Marcus Mariota is someone Eagles fans should keep their eyes on.
Jim Mora on Marcus Mariota: He'll 'rip it up' in - MORE: | | This week, UCLA’s Jim...
The Heisman Trophy is going to either Marcus Mariota or Braxton Miller this year.
Who's your bet to win next season's Heisman Trophy? Jameis Winston (+300), Marcus Mariota (+650)? Tell us your pick.
Why was Oregon QB Marcus Mariota named SN first-team All-American over Heisman winner Jameis Winston? Because he's better, Matt Hayes writes. Want to know why? Hayes has that answer and more.
Marcus Mariota has thrown a TD in 26 straight games, 2ND in FBS behind Marshall's Rakeem Cato (32)
So yea jus looked at the mock draft for next year looks like Jameis Winston & Marcus Mariota is the top quarterbacks
Stanford linebacker Trent Murphy has used childhood lessons to fuel his success heading into Thursday's Pac-12 showdown with Marcus Mariota and Oregon.
"Marcus Mariota may go before Johnny Football." Kain Colter may go sooner.
Eugene Oregon News: Oregon&Marcus Mariota and Thomas Tyner are among top 25 early Heisman Trophy candidates ... htt…
Nick Marshall is gonna be the 3rd best QB returning next year behind. Bret Hundley and Marcus Mariota and (maybe Braxton Miller)
Asked about spring standouts so far, Helf just mentioned Marcus Mariota, Taylor Alie, Hamani Stevens, Torrodney Prevot and Oshay Dunmore.
Quick hits from Oregon football: Marcus Mariota on unionization, and Johnathan Loyd at wide receiver
BREAKING: Marcus Mariota will be transferring to Florida Gulf Coast University and will be the head chairman of the math team
Marcus Mariota was among the nation's most prolific quarterbacks each of the last two seasons, leading Oregon to a combined 23-3 record. Yet, consideration for the Heisman Trophy eluded the Ducks playmaker...
The Eagles are in almost perfect shape quarterback wise. Nick Foles right now is the franchise guy, and he only has room to improve. However, if he completely bombs next season and plays nothing like he did last season, then Chip Kelly will draft his dream quarterback, Marcus Mariota. Either way, we are set for the future.
Pac-12 football: National Signing Day perspective (you can thank me later) Here’s the Hotline’s latest annual attempt to keep signing day in perspective. Make no mistake: It matters — it matters a lot. But if your team is No. 42 nationally instead of No. 25 … if it’s No. 6 in the conference instead of No. 4 … don’t panic!!! The class rankings and star system for individual players don’t mean everything, and we see examples every year: *** In 2011, Oregon fans were giddy on NSD when the Ducks landed the west coast’s biggest prize, De’Anthony Thomas, but a 3-star player who had committed seven months earlier proved to be a far more significant signee: Marcus Mariota. *** Had you listed the top prospects in UCLA’s 2011 class, based on stars and position ranking, the top two would undoubtedly have been 5-star tailback Malcolm Jones and 5-star defensive end Owamagbe Odighizuwa. Several notches down the list: Anthony Barr. *** In 2009, Will Sutton was not the top defensive tackle prospect ...
FSU quarterback and reigning Heisman winner Jameis Winston is projected as the favorite at 2/1 odds to win the Heisman on 2014. Other returning quarterbacks Marcus Mariota (7/2) and Braxton Miller (4/1) are also among the favorites. There are a few under the radar names mentioned, including Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson, who will return to the Fighting Irish after withdrawing from school because of an academic violation.
The other big winners with Derek Mason moving to Vandy? Mark Helfrich, Marcus Mariota and the Oregon Ducks.
man I'm looking at Marcus Mariota here. Not sold on Ryan Griffin just yet.
I had a dram I was marcus mariota and I was supposed to run read option but kept turning the wrong way an Robby was my back and he socked me
So glad that Marcus Mariota is staying at Oregon for another year! 🙌🙌 Sco Ducks!
they work with Rivals and they have their own All American game cause Marcus Mariota and Johnny Manziel played in it
Marcus Mariota selected for 2013 award, recruiting and continuity, Chip being Chip, one last time Nick
I just spent like 40 minutes watching marcus mariota highlights and i regret nothing
what's your thoughts on Marcus Mariota? Made the right decision to return to school or nfl ready?
“Edited pic of Marcus Mariota I did that's clean
Trying to see how I can ask Marcus Mariota to my Senior Prom. Half of me says it wont happen. But I'll never know unlesss I try
I hope you meet Marcus Mariota and then allow me to live vicariously through you
I'm loving Nick Foles right now, but I will not be mad if Marcus Mariota becomes an Eagle and ultimately takes his job.
Shania said she ships Marcus Mariota & I. She just made my day :)
Marcus Mariota follows previous CFPA winners at including and Cliff Harris.
QB Marcus Mariota earns the 2013 CFPA Quarterback Trophy - Photo courtesy of Eric Evans.
Marcus Mariota wins CFPA Quarterback Trophy: University of Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota has been selected...
At the end of every college football season every player has different reasons for turning pro or returning to school, which include but aren’t limited to: finances, draft stock, degree status, outlook for next season in college, football development, college coaching status or relationship, position depth, college schematics, health, maturity, etc. For most players, it’s not a no-brainer decision. With that in mind, let’s look at a group of notable players who are staying in college and a group who declared early for the NFL and evaluate their decisions. The main factors I considered were draft stock and football development. Returning to school Brett Hundley, QB, UCLA Verdict: Good Call Hundley had a marvelous year, but there is still so much for him to learn at the college level. He has a hard time recognizing coverages, which leads to sacks and the ball being held in the pocket for far too long. His athleticism is as good as any QB's in the country and that will remain next season. He needs to t ...
Sport fact for the night. To hear the names Johnny Manziel..jordan lynch..teddy bridgwater..marcus mariota..tyrell pryor..Russell Wilson..collin kaepernick..RG3..Qb's like that 10 years from now you'll have to use the word "search google"..
Oregon Ducks Sophomore quarterback Marcus Mariota one of the best football players in college football, 2013 highlights.
Marcus Mariota quarterback for the Oregon Ducks 2013 Highlights. (All rights go to Oregon, the NCAA & its broadcasters. I do not own the music and the footag...
Where Ohio State's Braxton Miller fits in the 2014 Heisman field with Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota and others
A healthy Marcus Mariota, a full season from Braxton Miller make both Heisman frontrunners in 2014
Already thinking about the Heisman next year. Early list for me. 1. Braxton Miller. 2. Jameis Winston. 3. Marcus Mariota
Chicks dig scars, and pain heals: Keanu Reeves and friends have all used up their eligibility, so the Ducks will have to make do in 2014 with Marcus Mariota, Ifo Ekpre-Olomu, and Hroniss Grasu.
Oregon Ducks next year, nine home games and Marcus Mariota coming back ! Is it football season yet !!?? :p
Gotta get it. Marcus Mariota, Hroniss Grasu and Ifo Ekpre-OLomu are back for a new season of the real "Duck Dynasty."
Bowling With Marcus Mariota and the Ducks ---Be sure to check out Marcus Mariota's barber!---
Read down to number 9... for preseason college football rankings. An early top 10 for 2014 Posted by Chris Huston on January 7, 2014, 7:37 AM EST Braxton Miller AP The sun has barely set on the BCS era and, as we speak, Florida State’s Chief Osceola is riding off toward the horizon with the last Crystal Ball tucked carefully under his arm. But now it’s time to take a break from this glorious ending and ponder: What will next season look like? Here’s an early top 10 for 2014: 1. Ohio State – The Buckeyes return the Heisman front runner in Braxton Miller and a ton of other playmakers on both sides of the ball. After going 24-2 in his first two years in Columbus, Urban Meyer finally has the roster in place to win the first national title under the new College Football Playoff system. 2. Oregon – If Miller is the Heisman favorite, Marcus Mariota isn’t too far behind. He returns to lead an explosive Duck offense that should once again wreak havoc on opposing defenses. On the other side of the ball ...
Jordan Barton was named to the NUC All American Game in South Carolina on Dec 30. This game is for the top HS players across the nation (some past participants include the likes of Johnny Manziel and Oregon QB Marcus Mariota). Jordan earned a starting spot for the South All Stars as wide receiver and had 2 catches for 32 yards and a touchdown in the game. Jordan did an awesome job representing LSA!
Just think it's only 232 days until college football starts again and Marcus Mariota wins the Heisman and Oregon kills in the first year of the playoffs.
He thinks Todd Gurley is better than Marcus Mariota and De'Anthony Thomas. Lol
Marcus Mariota 1 of only 5 QBs to face 12 or more BCS AQ opponents in 2013, had highest pass efficiency rating of the lot a…
What really *** is that we'll be mediocre, which means we won't be able to draft a Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota.
For those who think Johnny Manziel, Aj McCarron, Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota just to name a few r so good u must remember they have their moments and are just about done but Trevor Knight a red shirt freshmen who has not played the whole year like others but when he has, he has lead his team to victory and rest assured him starting next year will break and set new records. & 4 those who want to trash Stoops and praise Saban . Stoops is the only head coach to win each of the four BCS bowls Orange, Fiesta, Rose & Sugar in comparison Saban has only won the Sugar and Saban only stays with a program while they are doing well or paying him well . I hear TX is looking wondering how much they are offering?
I've heard people saying that A.J. wasn't as good as we thought. That's only because Bama lost the last two games (neither of which were A.J.'s fault. It does take a TEAM EFFORT). Would he have "sucked" if a couple of plays would have happened differently and Bama would have won those games? No...and that's my point exactly. The young man has the best record of any QB to ever play at Alabama and he deserves our respect. I'm sure he will go on to do well in the NFL. Besides...remember this: Marcus Mariota (Oregon's QB) and Bryce Petty (Baylor's QB) also lost a couple of games this year, and no one is saying how bad they "suck".
In your opinion who's more NFL ready. Bryce Petty or Marcus Mariota?
This is a little late but I have Connor Cook listed as in my 2014 Heisman watch. (not that anyone cares about my Heisman watch) tonight I watched a quarterback shred a defense who made both Marcus Mariota and Brett Hundley look bad (2 future first round picks) Very impressed with Mr Cook. looking forward to what the 2014 Spartans have to bring to the table.
Oregon Ducks to the BCS National Championship Game Next seasoN Is TITLE SEASON Marcus Mariota & DeAnthony Thomas are staying there senior year WE going all the way # QUACK ATTACK
Still glad Johnny Manziel never become a Oregon Duck. Marcus Mariota outclasses Manziel by a mile..
After a great bowl game it is clear that Marcus Mariota should be the front runner for the 2014 Heisman Trophy Award.
SAN ANTONIO -- No. 10 Oregon first felt overlooked by the BCS, and then came to the Alamo Bowl overshadowed by Mack Brown's final game at Texas. But the Ducks are flying home with an attention-getting blowout. Quarterback Marcus Mariota had 386 total yards and Oregon returned two interceptions for touchdowns, spoiling Brown's emotional farewell after 16 seasons at Texas with a runaway 30-7 victory Monday night. The BCS-snubbed Ducks (11-2) dominated throughout -- even though their famously high-powered offense scored just one touchdown and repeatedly settled for field goals. Yet the rout didn't seem to completely balm the sting of not playing in a BCS bowl for the first time in five years, with Oregon players after the game still reflecting on their championship hopes derailed by November losses. Oregon coach Mark Helfrich declined to answer whether this season was a success. "That's for you to decide," Helfrich said. "I don't think in those terms. I think of how well we can prepare and what's next." Brow ...
I could tell he was awesome.. but until I saw the stats... wow! Marcus Mariota only had 1 TD and it was a passing TD, but he had 253 yds passing and 133 yds rushing. 386 yds of offense from our QB. I was so glad to see him healthy again! Let's get it next year Ducks! WTD!!
Watched the UT game last night and realized that Marcus Mariota looks like an adult sized Johnny Manziel
Marcus Mariota had more offense and yards then the whole Texas team :) way to go Ducks
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Oregon Quarterback and Heisman Trophy candidate Marcus Mariota is profiled by Gene Wojciechowski on ESPN College GameDay.
Hats off to Marcus Mariota showing class after the game talking with Mack Brown this young man gets it & college playe…
Texas has a saying... "Hook 'em, Longhorns!" Congratulations to the Humble Hawaiian Superman Marcus Mariota and a tough Oregon Defense!
Congratulations to the Ducks for winning the Alamo Bowl and also Marcus Mariota for winning the MVP of the game. No one more deserving! What a great game!
OK, Jeff Hamlin ... before you diss my Ducks again, let me give you some facts about my Oregon Ducks, if you care to read facts: •The last time Oregon allowed as few as 7 points in a bowl game was the 1920 Rose Bowl. •Mark Helfrich tied the Pac-12 record for wins by a first-year head coach at 11 with USC's John Robinson (1976) and Stanford's David Shaw (2011). •Oregon set a school record for total offense in a season at 7,345, besting the old mark of 7,319 in 2011, which happened during a 14-game season. •Sophomore QB Marcus Mariota was named the offensive MVP and Senior FS Avery Patterson earned defensive MVP honors. Mariota was also the offensive MVP of the 2013 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. (Jeff ... that's two Bowl MVP's in 1 year!) •With one touchdown, Mariota tied Joey Harrington's Oregon career record for total offensive touchdowns (77). Mariota also passed for at least one score for his 26th straight game. •Mariota finished the season with 4,380 yards of total offense and is the only player in ...
Congratulations to the Universtiy of Oregon football team which ended their 2013 season on a high note as they defeated the Texas Longhorns 30-14 in the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio. Quarterback Marcus Mariota was the MVP of the game with over 400 yards combined rushing & passing. The defense which had been absent for most of the season finally showed up shutting down the Longhorn offense which previously had run all over Sugar Bowl contestant Oklahoma's defense. This victory was the 11th for the Ducks against 2 losses, which for head coach Mark Helfrich, the successor to Oregon legend Chip Kelly, who went 10-3 in his first year at the helm in 2009. (that was also Helfrich's 1st year with the Ducks as an assistant coach) Not bad for a head coach, who was under the gun all year. Yes, he didn't meet most of our expectations, due to Mariota's injury against UW but hey, 11-2 isn't bad.and it is a mark of excellence! Go Ducks...WIN THE DAY!
Hey Texas! Remember the Alamo... Bowl! Ha ha ha! Go Ducks! Nice end to a frustrating season. My takeaways: - Marcus Mariota is the spirit of Kamehameha reborn. That stud is a total warrior! - The stupid helmet rule (sitting out a play for it coming off) is absurd and needs to be ditched. Such BS. - ACC officials may rival PAC officials for stupidity. How NOBODY threw a flag for Texas trying to lobotomize Oregon's QB through his facemask is baffling. - If there's a Duck of the Year, it should go to Josh Huff. Love Mariota, but Huff showed up in clutch situations when he was needed, every time. Will miss you Huff! - To echo Daniel, seeing defeat visit Texas in any form is incredibly enjoyable. Everything's bigger in Texas! Especially FAILS! :-D And with that, another Duck season comes to an end. Time to fold the flag, store the jerseys and stow the gear until next season. Can't wait! Only nine months 'til Duck season '14!
The Oregon Ducks' 30-7 trouncing of Texas in the Alamo Bowl tonight was no real surprise, given that Vegas pegged the Longhorns as two-touchdown dogs, and that Marcus Mariota is back, iffy knee and all. Mariota finished 18 of 26 for 253 yards and 133 yards rushing, his best overall game since be...
Super Mario: three weeks after being snubbed by the Heisman, only leg cramps could slow down Marcus Mariota at the Alamo Bowl. He accounted for 387 yards and a touchdown in a 30-7 win as the Ducks finish 11-2 and ranked in the Top Ten (Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports).
Ducks WIN ! 30-7 butt-whoop in' on Texas. How classy was Marcus Mariota? He was the first to reach out and pay respects to Mack Brown after the game ended.
Marcus Mariota rolled up 386 total yards of offense with a touchdown pass Monday, powering No. 12 Oregon over Texas 30-7 in the Alamo Bowl.
Ok FB Friends. My 11 year old son and buddies would like to have Marcus Mariota of the Oregon Ducks over for Barbecue in Hood River Oregon, sometime next summer. We have world class grinds, (and I mean, WORLD CLASS) and kiteboarding lessons (Land only, unless someone commits to staying a couple of days) on offer. Any one know of anyone who knows of anyone who might know the Mariotas and team members?
Wasn't to be in the end! :-( the difference was the QB, Marcus Mariota was superb, Case McCoy not so much! :-/ but on the main note,thank you once again Mack and best wishes in the future!\m/
Congratulations to the Oregon Ducks, Alamo Bowl winners and to Marcus Mariota player of the game. Way to go Crusader!
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