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Wednesday, September 30, 2015

 

Byron Marshall Pictured Above

According to sources, following his surgery on Tuesday, Oregon Ducks star wide receiver Byron Marshall will be out for the rest of the season.

Marshall left Saturday's 62-20 loss to Utah at Autzen Stadium in the second half with what appeared to be a lower leg injury. He was carted off to the locker room.

Sources were not positive what exact procedure Marshall underwent, but it is feared that he won't play again this season. 

Teams aren’t quick to talk injuries in most cases, but as of recently Oregon is becoming more lenient with season-ending ones.

Marshall is the Ducks primary receiver, that is certain. His number this season express that to the highest power.

The Ducks will now be forced to lean on other receivers like Bralon Addison. Addison leads the team with 16 receptions for 216 yards and two touchdowns.

It is possible that Marshall could seek a medical redshirt since he's played in just four games. Otherwise, this will be the end of Marshall’s time at Oregon.

 

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