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    Quote Originally Posted by SteelerOfDeVille View Post
    Or the end for Plax..

    Breaston is someone that Haley had both in Az and KC. He performed "solid" under Haley both times (but struggled in 2012-2013 without Haley). Gives the kid a chance to get back home, too...
    I think that Plax holds his future in his own hands. If he shows that he can still do what he does best then nobody else on the roster can replace that. Plax has to be that big guy who can stake out his piece of real estate and be the only person who can get to a properly thrown ball regardless of coverage.

    Both Breaston and Cotch are aiming to be that reliable third down option "possession" type receiver. Reliable hands that can get you that key first down at any spot on the field when number one and number two are covered.

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    I predict the Steelers will re-sign Doug Legursky to provide some much-needed OL depth, especially at OC. if Pouncey gets hurt, do you really want to see Beachum or Malecki starting at center?

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    Quote Originally Posted by hawaiiansteel View Post
    I predict the Steelers will re-sign Doug Legursky to provide some much-needed OL depth, especially at OC. if Pouncey gets hurt, do you really want to see Beachum or Malecki starting at center?
    we said that about Legs just a few years back... Honestly, while I expected Breaston, if I'm the team, I hold on to the remaining $$... until an injury shows up and thins out the roster at some position.

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    Signing Legs would be a good move. I also liked the idea of throwing a party with it.
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    Try to get Cortez Allen at a good rate for a 5 year deal before he breaks out. Otherwise, extend Pouncey now while he's had some subpar play. He'll be fine, and I don't want to even think about Sean Mahan projects.

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    Sign Starling Marte and Andrew McCutchen
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gus View Post
    Try to get Cortez Allen at a good rate for a 5 year deal before he breaks out. Otherwise, extend Pouncey now while he's had some subpar play. He'll be fine, and I don't want to even think about Sean Mahan projects.
    2 excellent suggestions. I could live with either one of these much better than overpaying for sanders.

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    I'd be down for signing Breaston or Caldwell... or giving Pouncey and Cortez Allen extensions.
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    Breaston for min...I would be ok with that. Now that the deadline passed where FA don't count against comp picks, I would look at Caldwell. I like Bronco but I think Caldwell may be a better swing interior guy on game day. Also, with Adams being down awhile and the deadline passing I would take a serious look at Barry Richardson. Haley knows him and also knows the inside of the "shoving incident". I personally like his fire. Young and very experienced. Let him & Whimper battle it out for a roster spot.



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    Richardson would be a good signing
    Round 1, Pick 15 (15)- Ryan Shazier, ILB; Ohio State
    Round 2, Pick 14 (46)- Stephon Tuitt, DE; Notre Dame
    Round 3b, Pick 33 (97)- Dri Archer, RB; Kent State
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    Round 5, Pick 17 (157)- Shaquille Richardson, CB; Arizona
    Round 5b, Pick 33 (173)- Wesley Johnson, OT; Vanderbilt
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    Round 6b, Pick 39 (215)- Daniel McCullers, DT; Tennessee
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