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    Big Ben and shrewd GM make Steelers impossible to count out

    [url]http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/story/21743359/big-ben-and-shrewd-gm-make-steelers-impossible-to-count-out[/url]
    Trade next years 1st and 3/41 for a top 2nd round this year


    1) Pat Mahommes-QB-TT
    2) Carl Lawson-OLB-AUB
    2) Kevin King-CB-Wash
    3) Ryan Anderson-OLB-ALA or Tarell Basham-OLB-Ohio
    4) Samaje Perine-RB-OU
    5) Ryan Switzer-WR-UNC
    6) Brendan Langley-CB-Lamar
    7) Billy Brown-TE-Shepherd












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    I'll buy the Big Ben part as key to success but not sure Colbert should get credit given the cap mess we are in. If he can keep us competitive the next couple years as we reload then I'm sold on him too.
    1. Charles Harris-OLB, Missouri
    2. Rasul Douglas-CB, West Virginia
    3. Chris Godwin-WR, Penn State
    4. John Johnson-S, Boston College
    5. James Conner-RB, Pitt
    6. Nazair Jones-DT, North Carolina
    7. Garrett Sickels, DE/OLB, Penn State

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo View Post
    I'll buy the Big Ben part as key to success but not sure Colbert should get credit given the cap mess we are in. If he can keep us competitive the next couple years as we reload then I'm sold on him too.
    Colbert is not a cap guy. That is strictly Omar Kahn's department.
    Trade next years 1st and 3/41 for a top 2nd round this year


    1) Pat Mahommes-QB-TT
    2) Carl Lawson-OLB-AUB
    2) Kevin King-CB-Wash
    3) Ryan Anderson-OLB-ALA or Tarell Basham-OLB-Ohio
    4) Samaje Perine-RB-OU
    5) Ryan Switzer-WR-UNC
    6) Brendan Langley-CB-Lamar
    7) Billy Brown-TE-Shepherd












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    Colbert really hasn't impressed the last several years. The drafts have not been all that great, even though the Steelers parade around like they are the pope of draft town. They are awesome at drafting, just ask them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lloydroid View Post
    Colbert really hasn't impressed the last several years. The drafts have not been all that great, even though the Steelers parade around like they are the pope of draft town. They are awesome at drafting, just ask them.
    seems like our drafts have gotten worse the last 5-6 years. i wonder what changed?

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    When your draft picks are in the tub, its hard to evaluate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lloydroid View Post
    Colbert really hasn't impressed the last several years. The drafts have not been all that great, even though the Steelers parade around like they are the pope of draft town. They are awesome at drafting, just ask them.
    Man, You are a grade "A" Steelers fan. You sure you're not from Philly?
    Here comes the BOOM!

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    Quote Originally Posted by BigRob View Post
    Man, You are a grade "A" Steelers fan. You sure you're not from Philly?
    Why? Does knowing and speaking the truth make you a bad fan??

    I don't live life in a delusional mindset. If you wish to, go for it.

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    Kevin Colbert would be unemployed as an NFL GM for about 15 minutes if the Steelers fired him or he decided to try a different team.

    Pappy


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    2.62) Quincy Wilson, CB, Florida (Obi Melifonwu, S)
    3.94) Noah Brown, WR, OSU
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    Quote Originally Posted by lloydroid View Post
    Colbert really hasn't impressed the last several years. The drafts have not been all that great, even though the Steelers parade around like they are the pope of draft town. They are awesome at drafting, just ask them.
    So ... you say that they self-aggrandize ???? Hmmmm .......






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