Just a few groups added veteran auxiliary extensive receivers this offseason, and it isn’t out of the query Julio Jones settles into this function with the Titans. This oft-overlooked job has a wealthy historical past. Excluding wideouts who spent an excessive amount of time as a group’s No. 1 possibility and people in true 1-1A conditions (resembling Isaac Bruce & Torry Holt), listed here are one of the best aerial sidekicks — the gamers who did essentially the most with No. 2 receiving roles — in NFL historical past.
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