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    Why the pick won't be Benjamin.

    If the Steelers truly want a tall WR in the first...and Evans isn't there...will they pick Benjamin. The answer is no. Why? Because Ebron is just as fast, runs surgical routes and has circus catch hands. He is only an inch shorter. Why would the Steelers draft a raw WR, if Ebron is sitting there? The answer is they won't.

    1) Evans
    2) Ebron
    Benjamin doesn't make the cut.
    2015 NFL Draft
    1) O. Odighizuwa-OLB
    2) Jalen Collins-DB
    3) TJ Yeldon-RB
    4) Jeff Heuerman-TE
    5) Adrian Amos-FS
    6) Kyle Emmanuel-OLB
    6) Antwan Goodley-WR
    7) Shane Carden-QB

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn View Post
    If the Steelers truly want a tall WR in the first...and Evans isn't there...will they pick Benjamin. The answer is no. Why? Because Ebron is just as fast, runs surgical routes and has circus catch hands. He is only an inch shorter. Why would the Steelers draft a raw WR, if Ebron is sitting there? The answer is they won't.

    1) Evans
    2) Ebron
    Benjamin doesn't make the cut.
    I think taking Ebron over Benjamin would be a great move
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    Agreed. Don't think Benjamin is a Steeler player. However Haley's offense has never been a TE emphasized one either. Love your mock Shawn.
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    2/33)-Jalen Collins-CB-LSU
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    /56) Nate Orchard-OLB-Utah
    3/66) Damarious Randall-FS-Arizona St
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    7) Jeremy Langford-RB-Mich St
    5/152) Geneo Grissom-OLB-Oklahoma

    6/183) Titus Davis-WR-Central Mich
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    even if evans is there, they should draft ebron in the first and mathews in the second.
    go all defense the rest of the way
    1) CB Kevin Johnson, S Landon Collins, CB M. Peters, OLB E. Harold
    2) CB Eric Rowe, CB Alex Carter, OLB Danielle Hunter, TE C. Walford
    3) RB David Johnson, RB TJ Yeldon,
    4) RB Jeremy Langford, RB David Cobb, TE Jeff Heurerman,
    5) TE Jesse James,
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    don't want benjamin or lee at #15

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    Quote Originally Posted by steelerkeylargo View Post
    Agreed. Don't think Benjamin is a Steeler player. However Haley's offense has never been a TE emphasized one either. Love your mock Shawn.
    Thanks. I wonder though if Haley's O's haven't been about the TE because he hasn't coached a star at TE. As a receiver, Ebron might be the best in this draft who's name isn't Watkins. My issue with Ebron is that I don't believe he can replace Miller when the time comes. The knock on Ebron is blocking...and the Steelers need their TEs to block.
    2015 NFL Draft
    1) O. Odighizuwa-OLB
    2) Jalen Collins-DB
    3) TJ Yeldon-RB
    4) Jeff Heuerman-TE
    5) Adrian Amos-FS
    6) Kyle Emmanuel-OLB
    6) Antwan Goodley-WR
    7) Shane Carden-QB

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    He (Ebron) also has a very high drop rate, despite the ability to make the circus catch. Unfortunately Benjamin drops a lot too, so it's not a slam dunk either way.

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    What if Penn St's Robinson has a great Pro Day? Does he become a possibility?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chadman View Post
    What if Penn St's Robinson has a great Pro Day? Does he become a possibility?
    Steelers covet that speed that Robinson doesn't have.
    2015 Draft Trade 1/22 & 4/118 to Titans for 2/33 & 3/66


    2/33)-Jalen Collins-CB-LSU
    2
    /56) Nate Orchard-OLB-Utah
    3/66) Damarious Randall-FS-Arizona St
    3/8
    7) Jeremy Langford-RB-Mich St
    5/152) Geneo Grissom-OLB-Oklahoma

    6/183) Titus Davis-WR-Central Mich
    6c) Wes Saxton-TE-South Alabama
    7/214) Julian Wilson-DB-Oklahoma













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    I feel as if it will be WR in the first. If the guy they want is gone, look for them to trade back and pick up a guy later and maybe a third.
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