Ducks shift LB focus with new offers 

December, 6, 2012
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Mike MitchellBob Przybylo/ESPN.comMike Mitchell of Plano, Texas, is among the top uncommitted linebackers in the 2013 class.


The impending departure of seniors Michael Clay and Kiko Alonso have made linebackers the biggest area of need for the Oregon in the class of 2013. As the countdown to signing day hit the two-month mark this week, the Ducks took their linebacker recruiting in a whole new direction.

The Ducks are still recruiting ESPN 300 members OLB Mike Mitchell (Plano, Texas/Prestonwood) and OLB Peter Kalambayi (Matthews, NC/Butler), but they also issued two new offers this week while the coaches have been visiting dozens of targets on the recruiting trail.

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