For Duck fans, the College Football Playoff National Championship game was painful to watch. For Oregon’s Heisman winning quarterback and projected top NFL Draft pick Marcus Mariota, the pain was real. Mariota suffered a sprained shoulder after being driven into the...
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 →
Former University of Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla won a $10,000 prize from Adidas for his performance at the NFL Combine Monday afternoon. Along with Oregon State wide receiver Brandin Cooks, Lyerla raked in the extra ten grand as a reward for notching the best time in the 40-yard dash while wearing the Adidas adizero […] Continue reading →
Oregon sports teams played well, but one UO athlete got into some trouble with the law this weekend.
Former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla’s request to move to Las Vegas was denied by Lane County Circuit Court judge Jay McAlpin Tuesday morning. Lyerla, who’s facing one felony count of cocaine possession, hoped to live and train in Las Vegas with Dwight Ross of Performance Athletics in preparation for February’s NFL scouting combine and […] Continue reading →
Colt Lyerla might get his charges for cocaine possession and interfering with a police officer dismissed. That all depends on if the former Oregon tight end can complete a treatment program in the Lane County Drug Court. Lyelra went through his arraignment on Thursday following his Wednesday arrest, for which he was caught using cocaine […]
Next Friday, Jordan will take a big step in his journey to the NFL, when he will fly to Indianapolis to work out at the NFL Scouting Combine, a series of physical and mental tests designed to help NFL coaches, general managers, and scouts determine the value of NFL prospects.