Ducks keeping local talent home 

August, 30, 2012
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There are many differences between the Oregon Ducks current approach under Chip Kelly when compared to former head coach Mike Bellotti. Many of them are glaring, but the one that goes largely unnoticed is the fact that Kelly is keeping the emerging local talent home.

Kelly and the Ducks have benefited from a rise in high school All-Americans from with the Oregon borders, but keeping that talent in state hasn't always been easy for the Ducks.

Needless to say, Oregon is far removed from football-dominated states such as Georgia, Texas, California, Ohio and Florida.

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