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    Then, this begs the question: How was Whimper not ready to step in and play a few weeks ago, if he's our best option at RT right now?

    Something still seems very odd about the Steelers' tackle depth chart.

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    I guess we see why he was still on the roster. We all know Adam's & Gilbert's ceiling is a lot higher than Beachum & Whimper. The good thing about Beachum & Whimper's play is we know they have the ability to push Adams & Gilbert. That may be the best thing that came out of yesterdays showing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by papillon View Post
    Then, this begs the question: How was Whimper not ready to step in and play a few weeks ago, if he's our best option at RT right now?

    Something still seems very odd about the Steelers' tackle depth chart.

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    I hear ya, Pappy.

    Whimper was certainly more than adequate against the Ravens. Why wasn't he prepared enough to step in against the Vikings when Adams was being abused.

    Incidentally, Adams was on the field a good bit on Sunday, and didn't seem to cause any major catastrophe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by phillyesq View Post
    I hear ya, Pappy.

    Whimper was certainly more than adequate against the Ravens. Why wasn't he prepared enough to step in against the Vikings when Adams was being abused.

    Incidentally, Adams was on the field a good bit on Sunday, and didn't seem to cause any major catastrophe.
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    Beachum > Adams at LT
    Whimper > Gilbert at RT

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