EUGENE – Senior quarterback Dennis Dixon was honored as the University of Oregon's Most Outstanding…
Dixon: Pac-10 Player of the Year
He was named Pac-10 offensive player of the week three times this season following Oregon victories against Michigan, Stanford and Arizona State.
Dixon has been named one of three finalists for both the Maxwell Award and the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award.
In addition, he has been selected as one of 15 National Scholar- Athletes by The National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame and is a finalist for the Foundation's Draddy Trophy.
Other Ducks receiving conference honors: Jonathan Stewart, first-team running back and second-team kickoff returner; Max Unger, first-team offensive lineman; Nick Reed, first-team defensive lineman; Patrick Chung, first-team defensive back; Geoff Schwartz, second-team offensive lineman; Fenuki Tupou, second team offensive lineman.
Ducks receiving honorable mention were: OLB Jerome Boyd, Jr.; CB Jairus Byrd, So.; P Josh Syria, Jr.; CB Walter Thurmond III, So.; DE Will Tukuafu, So.; WR Jaison Williams, Jr.
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