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Frazier wants 'big plays' from wide receivers

Leslie Frazier is hoping to see a wide receiver make "some big plays" in Thursday's preseason game against Houston. With starters sitting out, the Pioneer Press reports Jarius Wright, Stephen Burton, Devin Aromashodu and Emmanuel Arceneaux will get most of the playing time.
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