NICE REVISIONIST HISTORY.....Not true though. Franco for example:
Originally Posted by steeler_fan_in_t.o.
Sydney Thorton drafted 2nd round
Russel Davis drafted 4th round
Greg Hawthorne drafted first round
And Walter Abercrobie FIRST ROUND NUMBER 12 overall 82 draft
We tried to draft Francos heir without success FOR YEARS before he was done.
Problem was not hanging on too long, it was drafting the WRONG players to replace them.
Had we drafted Sammy Winder or even better Gerald Riggs instead of Abercrombie, whole different story
Last edited by Captain Lemming; 04-18-2013 at 04:21 PM.