Colt Lyera..

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  1. butkus3595

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    Is going to be waived/injured reserve. Would be a slick move putting in a claim for him! Thoughts?
     
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    two questions...

    is he better than our current backup Tight End options?
    is his knee okay?
     
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    torn mcl and pcl in the right knee and had an issue w/his brain to begin with...no thanks.
     
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    Lol...well...one could say most guys in the nfl have brain issues! The knee isn't a huge deal...6-8 weeks of rehab...and yeah, he's probably better than our back ups.
     
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    Trestman and our present locker room seem to be able to handle some of these higher risk guys. It all comes down to the risk/reward factor. Only Emery and Trestman would know if this particular guy is worth a shot. If they are okay with taking a chance on a player (this guy or anyone) then I trust their judgement.

     
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    I wanted him since the draft. I would take him.
     
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    I'd say it's worth a shot.
     
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    I really wanted Phil to sign him as UDFA until I found out about his character issues and drug problems. Just stay away from him, we don't need that kind of idiot in our locker room.
     
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    Is this the same he's better then our backups as Christian Jones was going to be a surefire to make this team? He's a UDFA headcase; and if he was as good as you think GB wouldn't risk putting him out there; you won't see the Bears putting Wilson out there to be snagged up like that.
     
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    Agree 100%. Just say no. This guy is a problem and I was actually HAPPY when the Packers picked him up.
     
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