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Originally Published: January 15, 2010
By Anna Katherine Clemmons | ESPN.com

New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis might want to take note of the lesson that then-San Diego Chargers receivers coach James Lofton learned a few years ago.

During the 2006 season, Chargers executive Jimmy Raye walked into Lofton's office with a tape of Vincent Jackson's highlights at the University of Northern Colorado. Lofton watched a few plays before Raye asked Lofton how big he thought the receiver might be.

Lofton guessed 6-foot-2, 195 pounds.

"Raye tells me he's 6-4, ...

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