Found October 05, 2013 on
The Duck Stops Here:
Colt Lyerla is out. Aaron Fentress of Comcast Sports News confirms he did not make the trip. De'Anthony Thomas is in a protective boot.
The Ducks are wearing white jerseys with green iridescent wings, silver helmets, green pants.
It's sunny and mild, perfect football weather.
In other games, Georgia Tech is stinging the Canes at halftime, 17-17 tie against #14 in the nation.
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Colt Lyerla quit yesterday.
He was suspended from Saturday's game for a violation of team rules, had a meeting with the coach Sunday, announced he that he loved Oregon and was leaving on good terms. He's not transferring, but rather dropping out of school to prepare for the NFL Combine and a shot at pro football.
The decision leaves a big question mark on his resume with...
Starting Oregon Tight End Colt Lyerla has left the football team. The exact reason is uncertain at this point but we do know that Colt and new head coach Mark Helfrich never quite saw eye to eye. In fact, Lyerla was suspended for the last game. Here is what Lyerla had to say through the statement released by Oregon:
“I love everyone at Oregon; everyone’s on good terms, I believe...
EUGENE- To no one's surprise, less than 24 hours after the departure of tight end Colt Lyerla, the Oregon Ducks were already onto Husky prep week, the absence of a former star already in the rear view mirror.
The University of Oregon announced on Sunday that starting tight end, junior Colt Lyerla has withdrawn from school. In a story on the Oregon Athletic Department's official website, Lyerla indicated that he informed Oregon Head Coach Mark Helfrich of his decision on Sunday afternoon.
According to a report by GoDucks.com, Oregon junior tight end Colt Lyerla has left the program.
Oregon State had good success throwing to the tight end against the Buffalo defense, hook routes at the sticks, flat routes at the goal line, drag routes. So far Lyerla's junior season has been one of frustration, nagging injury, illness and false starts, and he's too talented to waste. The Ducks have three very talented tight ends and a four one with good work...
After being suspended for the Colorado game, Oregon Ducks tight end Colt Lyerla has withdrawn from the school altogether - although he does so on good terms.
Sunday Night Chat focused the news of Colt Lyerla's withdraw from school and the upcoming Oregon-Washington game.
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