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Help wanted at receiver

WRs missing in action, the predictable Boys and must-win games highlight Week 9

Originally Published: October 31, 2013
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

The receiver position took some major injury hits in Week 8.

Sidney Rice and Travis Benjamin suffered season-ending ACL injuries. A knee injury put Miami slot receiver Brandon Gibson on the shelf. Detroit receiver Ryan Broyles blew out an Achilles tendon. Tampa Bay's Mike Williams tore a hamstring and ended up on injured reserve. A week earlier, veteran Reggie Wayne tore his ACL on a non-contact play.

What became clear this week is there are few options on the street to replace the ...

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