THOMAS TYNER RUMORS & GOSSIP
DALLAS (AP) Oregon running back Thomas Tyner isn't bothered by the struggles he had this season. Right now, he is all about Monday night's national championship game against Ohio State.
Tyner came into his sophomore season with such promise, but then was slowed by injuries and overshadowed by the breakout of freshman Royce Freeman.
The 5-foot-11, 215-pound Oregon native missed the...
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January 11, 2015
On Friday, December 12th, the number 2 Oregon Ducks will take on the number 7 Arizona Wildcats in Santa Clara, CA as the two teams fight not only for the Pac-12 Championship, but for revenge and potentially even a position in the college football playoffs. The Wildcats have defeated the Ducks in the teams’ past two meetings, which is not something that can be said for many other...
Here’s a highlight you may have missed over the weekend. Oregon’s Thomas Tyner is bearing down on a Stanford defender and as the defender goes to make the tackle, Tyner executes a picture perfect spin move right past him and into the end zone.
Tyner time: Royce Freeman is a tremendous weapon in the Oregon offense, but depth at running back is never a bad thing for a team with playoff aspirations. Thomas Tyner had his best performance of the year two weeks ago against UCLA (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports photo).
John Canzano’s up to his old tricks. On the eve of the Cal game, without actually quoting Gary Campbell, the player...
Tyner Time: Thomas Tyner has run hard for the Oregon Ducks this season, but he hasn’t had the kind of second-level success he’s capable of while plowing for the hard yards up the middle. That may change this weekend versus Washington State (Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports photo).
The future looks bright but it won’t be easy: the PAC-12 released Oregon’s 2015 schedule Tuesday...
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) No more rookie excuses for Thomas Tyner.
Oregon's sophomore running back is ready to live up to the expectations that were heaped on him when he joined the Ducks last year.
''It's time to grow up,'' he said. ''It's time to step up and do it big.''
As a freshman Tyner was third on the Ducks with 711 yards rushing, and he scored nine touchdowns. He steadily improved...
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August 21, 2014
Tyner time: bigger and stronger and just as fast, Thomas “Dash” Tyner is going to be a load for the Ducks this year, part of a dream backfield that will terrorize the PAC-12 (Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports.)
Before they even say anything, a point is made. The dramatic physical transformations of players like Thomas Tyner, Tyson Coleman and Arik Armstead show how serious the Ducks...
Headed into the 2014 season the Oregon football team has a stock pile of talented running backs. De’Anthony Thomas left for the NFL draft after this season, but that leaves room for Byron Marshall and Thomas Tyner to step up and take on more carries, not to mention the addition of incoming players who can also contribute.
Byron Marshall will likely be the starter when the season...
The speedy Oregon Ducks just keep landing talented running backs.
Last year it was homegrown star Thomas Tyner. This year it's Royce Freeman out of Imperial, Calif., who also had offers from Alabama, Florida, Florida State, and Stanford, but on Wednesday signed his letter of intent to play for Oregon.
Freeman ran for 2,824 yards and 41 touchdowns as a senior last season at Imperial...
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February 05, 2014
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