NFL: Former Oklahoma star Ryan Broyles making most of opportunity created by Nate Burleson’s injury

Ryan Broyles starred at Norman High and OU, where he became the NCAA’s all-time receptions leader. And after recovering from the injury that ended his senior season at OU, the rookie’s getting an opportunity to play in the slot for the Detroit Lions.

By Mike Baldwin Modified: November 18, 2012 at 1:27 am •  Published: November 18, 2012
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For the first time since he started playing football, Ryan Broyles had to wait his turn.

After being an All-Stater at Norman High School, a four-year starter at Oklahoma where he became the NCAA’s all-time receptions leader, Broyles was drafted in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions.

Broyles, who suffered...

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