Rule change has QBs passing fancy
Thanks to a new rule emphasis, seven quarterbacks are on track for 4,000-yard seasons.
The league has given considerable liberty to wide receivers -- as a defender, it's almost as if you can't touch them. The new rule emphasis has essentially taken the term "shut-down corner" out of commission.
In fact, I said earlier this fall that I expect there to be at least five 4,000-yard passers this season.
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