Oregon Ducks

Oregon Ducks Long Branch Tavern in Monroe is part of Civil War football lore Long Branch Tavern in Monroe is part of Civil War football lore (Photo Gallery)
Population 680, Monroe is a proud farming town in the Willamette Valley that serves as the closest thing to a demarcation line in the Civil War, one of college football's oldest rivalries. It is 18 miles from Oregon State in Corvallis and 23 miles from the University of Oregon in Eugene.