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He isn’t yet, but Odell Beckham Jr. could soon be the best WR in the NFL
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 14: Odell Beckham Jr. #13 of the New York Giants looks on after their game against the Washington Redskins at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The New York Giants defeated the Washington Redskins 24 to 13. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Heading into Year 3, Odell Beckham Jr.’s star has leveled off following an electric rookie year and a relatively frustrating sophomore season.

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Beckham Jr. ranked as No. 32 on last year’s NFL 100 and jumped to No. 10 behind fellow wideouts Julio Jones and Antonio Brown. Some could have even made the case that DeAndre Hopkins deserved to be ahead of Beckham as well.

But now the fired up receiver heads into the season with extra motivation, judging by how the last 24 hours or so of social media have played out:

Beckham faced his fair share of double coverage, or stack coverage (a defensive back on the line with a safety over the top) last season. With the addition of Sterling Shepard, expect Beckham to find more room to work in the secondary in Year 3.

He’s already a top-10 player in the league, but is this season he takes another massive step forward? With Julio Jones facing his share of coverage schemes and Antonio Brown’s complimentary receiver Martavis Bryant out for the season, Beckham has a chance to make up some ground.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's FanBuzz.com. He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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