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Receiver makes big splash in first start

Updated: October 13, 2009, 3:27 AM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Coach Wade Phillips made it clear that Miles Austin wouldn't spend much time on the sideline when the Dallas Cowboys' offense was on the field.

Phillips would not declare Monday that Austin has earned a starting job with his franchise-record 250-yard performance against the Chiefs. However, Phillips said that Austin would play more than 50 snaps per game.

"We're going to get him on the field," Phillips said. "His run after the catch is so strong that if you ...

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