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Chip Kelly

On The Fly: Yale's Varga Is An NFL Player, With Colts

As he plowed through the Ivy League and established himself as one of the all-time great Yale football players, one question followed Tyler Varga: Can he make it at the next level? And by next level, no one was talking about professional football in his native Canada. For now, the answer is yes — Varga is an NFL player. Varga, undrafted out of Yale, has made the Indianapolis Colts' roster. He was a long shot to earn a spot, but Varga simply worked himself onto the team and is listed as the No. 4 running back on the depth chart. How long will the NFL dream last? Varga graduated with a 3.5 grade-point average and plans to enter medical school, so he's got a backup plan. But...