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Stallworth, Lelie and Walker need to step up

Entering their third seasons, it's time for Donte' Stallworth, Ashley Lelie and Javon Walker to break through.

Updated: June 25, 2004, 3:14 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Despite what has become an instant pudding mentality in some quarters of the league, with owners increasingly demanding immediate gratification, most personnel directors still cling to the old adage that it takes three years to accurately evaluate a draft haul.

And, by extension, to truly gauge the value of the individual players in a draft class.

That's why a trio of wide receivers from the 2002 draft, the latest guinea pigs in the NFL testing laboratory, and three guys trying to ...

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