Colt Lyerla pleads guilty

Updated: December 27, 2013, 10:12 PM ET
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Former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla plead guilty to cocaine possession Friday, a move that will allow him to train for the NFL scouting combine.

Lyerla was sentenced to 10 days in jail with another 10 days suspended, the Eugene Register-Guard reported. He was also put on probation to the court and told to enroll in a drug treatment program.

Earlier this month, a judge denied Lyerla's request to train in Las Vegas for the combine while awaiting trial. With his plea, he will be able ...

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