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The Titans and Eagles have been mentioned as likely suitors for big-name free-agent wideouts, with the loser in this derby likely being among the favorites to land Alshon Jeffery when he hits free agency.Cheap NBA Jerseys.It’s become clear here at the combine that big-name wide receivers DeSean Jackson, Pierre Garcon, Kenny Britt and Kenny Stills are all unlikely to re-sign with their current teams before free agency.Custom Baseball Jerseys . That makes any team with a wide receiver need an early winner from this week in Indianapolis.The Seahawks under Pete Carroll have always preached competition.That mantra helped Russell Wilson emerge from the pack as a rookie quarterback and the team plans to employ the same approach in Seattle’s backfield.Custom Basketball Jerseys.Carroll on Thursday confirmed that Thomas Rawls and C.J. Prosise will engage in an open battle for Seattle’s top backfield spot.
Carroll showed faith in both of his runners on Thursday, but went out of his way to gush about Prosise, the team’s third-round pick from 2016.Cheap Jerseys. Acknowledging that the second-year runner “carved out a very small so far because he hasn’t played very much,” Carroll praised the back’s versatility as a plus.” He’s a running back first. He’s a pass catcher.Wholesale Jerseys. He’s a guy that can get out of the backfield as a wide receiver.Availability was an issue for Rawls, too, who was limited to nine games last season with a fibula injury.Hockey Jerseys. Held to 3.20 yards per tote on the year, Rawls finally exploded in the playoffs with 161 yards against the Lions.He was unavailable to us throughout, and there was a groin and a hammy and a wrist and the scapula thing he had. He has to show it.”On Thursday, Carroll sang a different tune and made it clear that both of his backs will have a chance to carve out major roles in 2017.