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Stop the Welker/Wylie comparisons

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Before we heap too much pressure on former Fresno State receiver and punt returner Devon Wylie, why don’t we just see how the NFL draft plays out first. Then see if he makes an NFL roster. And then see how he plays.

Everyone wants to compare Wylie to New England Patriots slot receiver Wes Welker, who led the NFL with 122 receptions last season.

The comparisons are somewhat based on size. Both players stand 5-foot-9 and weigh 185 pounds.

But the real reason is that they are both white...


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