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This is year three for Darrius Heyward-Bey—the year he is considered to be a bust or not a bust. I don't see him as a go-to guy in the clutch yet, but he has vastly improved and has a chance to avoid bust status.
Right now, he has 51 catches for 775 yards, needing only 225 yards over the next two games to reach 1,000. If he can reach the 1,000-yard mark, there will be no doubt that Heyward-Bey will not be considered a bust.
A big game tomorrow would go a long way, leaving room for a so-so game to put him over the top in the season finale. He had 155 yards last week and a duplication of that tomorrow would have him in good shape.
If Heyward-Bey get's his 1,000 yards, it will give him enough confidence to become a clutch receiver.
I hope it happens because the kid deserves it.