Found July 08, 2013 on Football and Futbol:
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  With Alex smith now under center for the 2013 Kansas City Chiefs, we can expect to see the passing game to improve drastically. Even with having a top NFL wide receiver Dwayne Bowe the Chiefs struggled in the past three seasons with their passing game. Now the question is, with Andy Reid in charge how well will the passing game be this year? Will there be a strong connection between Smith and the rest of the wide receivers? The No. 1 Wide Receiver as of now Dwayne Bowe, has played as a top wide receiver ever since his 2007 debut, but he isn’t as consistent as many would like him to be, however some believe this isn’t 100% his fault. Since 2007 Bowe has been on the field with as many as seven different starting quarterbacks. With this last season Kansas City not only hit a low with a 2-14 record, but Bowe also hit a low only catching three touchdown passes. With a new contract, a fresh, new coaching staff, and Alex Smith as his quarterback, Bowe is on the road to having the comeback season he needs. For Jonathan Baldwin 2013 could very well be his make it or break it year, he hasn’t shown much of his skills in the last two years, but he is definitely a wild card for the Chiefs in this training camp. If Baldwin expects to make it, this will have to be his year, with Alex Smith throwing to him, he will have to connect with the new quarterback and put up better numbers than last year which was a lousy 20 catches fewer than his rookie year. 2013 for Dexter McCluster the fans should expect to see him have a lot more touches with the ball, not only because Andy Reid has a, “Lot of plans,” for McCluster, but because he was second on the team leading side in receptions with 52 receptions for 452 yards. However we won’t know if we will see him touching the ball through the passing game or the rushing game, we will have to wait and find out. If things don’t work out as Baldwin hopes we can see Donnie Avery as the next option, or in football terms, the audible for the No.2 spot. The Chiefs have had many No. 2 receivers come and go since 2007/2008. If Baldwin can reach his potentials hoped, then Avery can be another weapon for quarterback Alex Smith, allowing smith to have plenty of options for the passing game to succeed. For Terrance Copper this year’s training camp and preseason mean his spot as a wide receiver for the Kansas City Chiefs as he has mainly just contributed to the Chiefs’ Special Teams. Copper has only caught 38 passes in his four years as a Chiefs and needs to have an outstanding preseason to show he belongs. Last season as a rookie Devon Wylie spent most of the season sitting on the sidelines watching and gaining experience. That was until the final three games when Bowe suffered an injury; Wylie stepped on the field to see a little action and began gaining stats. Wylie’s best skill is his speed, he fits Reid’s scheme well as Reid loves using fast players on his offense. Still yet if Wylie wants to stay with the Chiefs organization he will have to have a good month in August and so on.
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