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Here's my question. Clearly, Powers knew that short pass was coming to Wallace. If he knew it was going to be a short pass, why wouldn't he jam Wallace at the line and mess up the timing or give a smaller cushion so he could actually make a play on the ball?

He figured it would be a pick, but Ben recognized it and threw it high and behind him. That's hard to adjust to that as a corner with less than a second to change course.

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