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Beasley Posts 100-Yard Performance, But "I've Still Got To Clean Up The Mental Errors"

WR Cole Beasley is an undrafted free agent out of SMU

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    If you watched Saturday night’s exhibition between the Dallas Cowboys and the San Diego Chargers, you likely came away with a lasting image of the rookie out of SMU--be it him losing his lunch on the sidelines after landing awkwardly on the ball, catching seven passes for 104 yards, or making a nice 24-yard punt return, only to have it negated by a penalty.

    Of Beasley’s 104 yards, more than half came from a pair of run-and-catches--one that went for 28 yards and another that went for 29--but despite showing coaches his ability with respect to running after the catch, Beasley wasn’t exactly over the moon with his performance.

    I guess it went pretty well,” he said, per the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “I’ve still got to clean up the mental errors and stuff. But overall, it was a pretty good day.”

    Of course, one can only get so excited about a preseason receiving performance. Dwayne Harris had a similar game last season (and Harris’ actually included a pair of touchdowns) before not recording a single catch in the regular season. Considering this, from all we can tell, Kevin Ogletree remains in the lead in the race for the No. 3 receiver job.

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