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As much as old coaches like Greg Blache – when he was talking to the media – contended that the NFL remained a run-first league, the current landscape is about 1. Quarterbacks; 2. Receivers; and 3. Quarterbacks throwing to receivers.

The impetus on the passing game is why the Redskins signing of cornerback Fred Smoot is important. Even if the Redskins rush the passer better, their safeties and linebackers cover better, Shawn Springs returns to the team and stays healthy and Carlos Rogers plays like a first-round draft pick, the addition of Smoot is a good move because of the numerous 3-receiver sets run by NFL teams. Teams... Recommended Stories

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