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    Willie Colon

    Per Twitter
    "I've made the transition to Left Guard. I like it. It's just a matter of learning the verbage"

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    Also per Twitter Ed Bouchette
    "Move of Colon to LG paves way fro both #steelers rookie OL to start, Adams at LT, DeCastro at RG"

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    But can he play Center?
    LETS GO MOUNTAINEERS!
    Here We Go Steelers!


    1. Andrew Billings NT Baylor
    2. Karl Joseph SS WVU
    3. Sterling Shepard WR Oklahoma
    4. Jonathan Jones CB Auburn
    6. Nick Kwiatkoski ILB WVU
    7. Dean Lowry DE Northwestern
    7. Deon Bush S Miami

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    Quote Originally Posted by calmkiller View Post
    But can he play Center?
    Hopefully, he'll never need to!

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    This move is surprising. Why this sudden change even before Training Camp?

    Steelers fan were saying Colon is an OG in NFL and Steelers O-Line coach never thought so. And now they move him to LG. Also shouldn't LG be more atheletic? Willie Colon is naturally fit for RG position. A mauler.

    Steelers o-line:
    Gilbert-Colon-Pouncey-DeCastro-J Scott/Mike Adams

    My Steelers O-line would be:
    Adams-DeCastro-Pouncey-Colon-Gilbert
    Steelers Draft 2015
    Rd 1: Devante Parker - WR/ Kevin Johnson - CB
    Rd 2: Danielle Hunter -OLB
    Rd 3: Steven Nelson - CB
    Rd 4: Derron Smith - S
    Rd 5: Henry Anderson - DE
    Rd 6: Wes Saxton - TE
    Rd 7: Deon Simon - DT

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    Many of us have been suggesting this for years. It makes sense.
    1.25 CB Eli Apple-DB-tOSU
    2.58 SS Vonn Bell-DB tOSU
    3.89 DT Javon Hargrave-SC State
    4.123 DE-Matt Judon-Grand Valley State
    6.220 RB-Tyler Erwin-San Jose State
    7.229 WR Geronimo Allison-Ilinois
    7.246 QB-Cody Kessler-USC

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    you're close groton, but Ed seems to think Adams will be the LT

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    The line will be Adams-Colon-Pouncey-DeCastro-Gilbert and I like it.
    LETS GO MOUNTAINEERS!
    Here We Go Steelers!


    1. Andrew Billings NT Baylor
    2. Karl Joseph SS WVU
    3. Sterling Shepard WR Oklahoma
    4. Jonathan Jones CB Auburn
    6. Nick Kwiatkoski ILB WVU
    7. Dean Lowry DE Northwestern
    7. Deon Bush S Miami

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    and Ed isn't the only one saying that it'll be Adams at LT

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    A rookie left tackle is quite a risk, imho (especially when he was inconsistent in college). Hopefully, it works out...or Ben may have a short season.
    Even if Bill Belichick was getting an atomic wedgie, his face would look exactly the same.

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