No. 3 Oregon misplaced its high operating again, CJ Verdell, to an obvious lower-leg damage within the third quarter of its Pac-12 recreation Saturday at Stanford.
Verdell was carted off to the locker room after being examined contained in the Geese’ sideline damage tent. He was damage late within the interval as Oregon was driving for what turned out to be a game-tying area objective.
The junior scored a speeding landing earlier within the quarter as Oregon started to mount a rally. He gained 76 yards from scrimmage (63 speeding, 13 receiving) complete earlier than leaving the sport. He’s as much as 477 scrimmage yards in 5 video games.
Verdell’s greatest recreation this season got here in Week 2 at Ohio State. He rushed for 161 yards and two touchdowns whereas additionally catching three passes for 34 yards and a rating because the Geese upended the Buckeyes 35-28.
Travis Dye figures to obtain the majority of the carries for Oregon in Verdell’s absence. Dye had 9 rushes previous to Verdell being damage.
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