Oregon head coach Mario Cristobal met with reporters today to provide some updates on his football team and look ahead to Saturday’s matchup with the Ohio State Buckeyes. Also joining the session were offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead and defensive coordinator Tim DeRuyter. The highlights of everything that was said can be found below.
+ Players are enthused about the season and there are areas to work on. Linebacker Dru Mathis will be out for this weekend for sure. Everybody else is day-to-day. Defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux is improving and day-to-day. He’ll have more of an update on him Tuesday or Wednesday.
+ Thibodeaux has an ankle sprain and they’re going through with treatment to get it ready.
+ They will leave on Thursday for Columbus. They’ll land at 7p or 8p, get settled in. Then they’ll have a Friday preparation day. It’s typical of west coast teams traveling east.
+ Ohio State possesses a lot of weapons offensively. They have big...