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Oregon Football

Spring Preview: Running Backs

February 18, 2021

The 2020 season was strange for many reasons, and the running back room certainly mirrored the turmoil.

CJ Verdell and Travis Dye split the majority of the work in November. But after Verdell suffered an upper-body injury, the burden fell on Dye – who was able to make the most of his opportunity.

Uncertainties abounded in the off-season. Eventually, Verdell decided to return for another season, but Cyrus Habibi-Likio transferred to Boise State.

So, the team's top two rushers return.

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