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Colt Lyerla — Will He Get a Second Chance?

  Just about everyone is familiar with the “Big Three” when referring to GM, Ford and Chrysler; LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh; or the folk band, The Big 3. Likewise, Oregon now has its own “Big Three,” which…

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Colt Lyerla arrested in Washington County for suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants

Former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla was arrested Saturday morning at 2 a.m. in Washington County on suspicion of driving under the influence of intoxicants, according to The Oregonian. The 21-year-old would be released at 8:37. The report on his arrest is not yet available, but it is suspected that Lyerla was either high on […] Continue reading

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Ducks in the NFL: Lyerla Back With Packers on Injured Reserve

Earlier this week the Green Bay Packers waived injured Tight End and former Oregon Ducks player Colt Lyerla, but his story with the Packers, which some may have thought was over, is actually just beginning. The troubled young man left the Oregon Ducks … Continue reading

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Former Oregon TE Lyerla Tears MCL and PCL in Green Bay Packers Camp

Several months ago former Oregon Ducks Tight End Colt Lyerla showed he had talent at the NFL Combine. He went undrafted but was given an opportunity with the Green Bay Packers. Earlier this week in Training Camp Lyerla leaped over a defender in a non-c… Continue reading

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Complex Colt

I hope things work out for Colt Lyerla and he makes it in the NFL – does that make me a bad Oregon fan? He was one of our most promising athletes to come out of the state of Oregon in years, yet his college football career unraveled right before our very eyes. If you search “Colt Lyerla” on Twitter, you will see …

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Former Ducks Have Big Opportunities in 2014 NFL Season

The 2014 NFL Draft has come and gone and three key players from the Oregon Ducks could impact the upcoming football season.

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Former Oregon Ducks Tight End Colt Lyerla Signs NFL Contract, Redemption Begins

Former Oregon Ducks Tight End Colt Lyerla has found a path to redemption, and has signed a Free Agent Contract with the Green Bay Packers.

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Former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla earns tryout at Green Bay Packers rookie minicamp

Former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla will try out for the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent. Lyerla will compete among a pool of 58 rookies at the Packers’ rookie camp. In the weeks after he withdrew from Oregon, Lyerla was charged with cocaine possession and interfering with police. At the NFL combine, Lyerla said he wanted opportunity […] Continue reading

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Chip Kelly Update: A Draft Pick, Broken Silence and an Army Hero

In my last column, I wrote about Chip Kelly’s long post-season silence, even amid the controversy over releasing star WR DeSean Jackson.  The weeks since January 4th have felt like an eternity of baseless speculation, what-ifs and angst over every conceivable draft pick. There have been so many mock drafts that a bunch of writers in Philadelphia have started an #MDMD …

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2014 NFL Draft: Does Anyone Care About Former Oregon Duck Colt Lyerla?

In what may turn out to be quite the story this weekend for one former Oregon Ducks player, the story of former tight end Colt Lyerla is one of failure, and could ultimately become one of decent and talented success for a young man with some heavy char… Continue reading

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