Found October 05, 2013 on The Duck Stops Here:
Colt Lyerla 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 habits and potential, and a quarterback who's struggled to find his rhythm at times. High percentage throws to the tight end are a great way to loosen up a defense and get the offense going. Getting Lyerla going will pay huge dividends as the Ducks enter the meat of the schedule. He's too good a weapon to waste, and there will be games later in the year that an outstanding game by a big, physical player will be a difference maker. He adds a dimension to the offense that no one else on the roster, not even Mundt, has. Lyerla is one of the biggest match up nightmares in the conference, the latest i...
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