It appears wide receivers are getting shorter, or at least the good ones are. In terms of receiving yards, seven of the top 13 players in the NFL last season checked in under six feet.
Editor's note: This is the second part in a series that spotlights three Washington-San Francisco matchups to watch Sunday, 1:25 p.m., at Levi’s Stadium.
Editor's note: The above video is from the March 18, 2014 edition of Yahoo SportsTalk Live.
A subtle change to the NFL rulebook resulted in an 822 percent increase in illegal contact penalties through three weeks of the preseason.