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Tigers Trying to Build Depth At Wide Receiver
Auburn, Ala.--If Coach Rhett Lashlee is correct fans will see an improved group of wide receivers when the football Tigers take the field for Auburn's annual spring football game next week. With all of the receivers back from last season's SEC championship team, plus two newcomers and a redshirt freshman added to the mix, the expectations are higher in 2014 for the receiver group. "Everybody is taking accountability for what they're doing," the offensive coordinator said. "I've been proud of the way, overall, the receivers have stepped up and made some plays." With the Tigers in their fourth of five weeks of spring drills, Lashlee notes that the offense is to the point that the coaches are experimenting with players at multiple positions and the receivers are no exception. "I think you look at a guy like D'haquille Williams and we've put him at some different spots the last two days," Lashlee said of the receiver who joined the team in January after finishing his classes at...
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