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Inside Slant
Paul Zimmerman
August 17, 1998
Fullback Larry Centers had only 54 receptions last season compared with his 101 and 99 in '95 and '96, respectively. Centers's productivity should pick back up under new offensive coordinator Marc Trestman, who is installing the West Coast offense. "No doubt about it," Centers says. "This offense is like stealing."
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August 17, 1998

Inside Slant

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Fullback Larry Centers had only 54 receptions last season compared with his 101 and 99 in '95 and '96, respectively. Centers's productivity should pick back up under new offensive coordinator Marc Trestman, who is installing the West Coast offense. "No doubt about it," Centers says. "This offense is like stealing."

...Fourth-year wideout Frank Sanders led the league in turning third-down catches into first downs, with 31 such grabs. His 196 career catches are the most by a Cardinal in his first three seasons....

Nine times in '97 an Arizona game was decided in the final minute or in overtime. The Cardinals went 3-6 in those games.

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