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WRs: Can the Cougs go deep this spring?


THE WIDE RECEIVERS this spring out on the Palouse will be experienced yet still young – there are no seniors among the projected starters pre-spring. But there's one thing the Cougars perhaps need to find most during the 15-practice spring session from their receiving corps, and it's not seniority.

It's a reliable deep threat. For the Cougs, in brief, the "X" receiver usually lines up farthest out while "Z" is the other outside guy. Both are deep threats and utilize taller receivers to stretch the field. The "F" receiver at WSU, also known in other offensive systems as the slot receiver, customarily yields the quick players, ones who run precision, intermediate routes and who are... Recommended Stories

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