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    Steelers sign CB

    http://bleacherreport.com/tb/ddaWm?u...burgh-steelers

    I don't know a whole lot about him, but I recognize the name. It's probably the kind of signing that's not worth discussing much, because he mostly likely won't be on the roster opening day. But, you got to do due diligence, and that CB unit needs more depth.

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    a true steel.
    a fantastic signing. i cant believe all the other 30 teams didnt discover it.
    great depth now, future starter and probowler within a few years
    1) Alex Carter CB
    2) Nate Orchard OLB
    3) Anthony Harris S
    4) Jesse James TE
    5) David Johnson RB
    6)
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    Quote Originally Posted by squidkid View Post
    a true steel.
    a fantastic signing. i cant believe all the other 30 teams didnt discover it.
    great depth now, future starter and probowler within a few years
    You mad bro?

    Pappy


    1.22) Dante Fowler, OLB, UF
    2.56) PJ Williams, CB, FSU
    3.87) Ben Koyack, TE, ND
    4.120) Kurtis Drummond, FS, MSU
    5.152) David Johnson, RB, North Iowa
    6.183) Sean Mannion, QB, Oregon St.
    7.214) Lynden Trail, OLB, Norfolk St.

    "Before you can win a game, you have to not lose it." -- Chuck Noll

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    Quote Originally Posted by squidkid View Post
    a true steel.
    a fantastic signing. i cant believe all the other 30 teams didnt discover it.
    great depth now, future starter and probowler within a few years
    You forgot Hall of Famer and the next Rod Woodson.

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    Board favoriate Ember-Nasty is also gone:

    Steelers make several roster moves during OTAs.
    The Steelers signed rookie free agent offensive lineman Emmanuel McCray and claimed cornerback Deion Belue off waivers from the Miami Dolphins, the team announced today.

    McCray (6-5, 316) signed with the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted rookie free agent out of the University of Mississippi on May 12, 2014. He was released by the Rams on May 15, 2014.

    Belue (5-11, 182) signed with the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted rookie free agent out of the University of Alabama on May 12, 2014. He was waived by the Dolphins on May 25, 2014.

    To make room on the roster, the Steelers released two offensive linemen, Nik Embernate and Kaycee Ike.
    http://www.steelers.com/news/article...1-74a24a222ee3


    1 Landon Collins SS Alabama
    2 Byron Jones CB UConn
    3 David Johnson RB N Iowa
    4 Lyndon Trail OLB Norfolk St
    5 Nick Marshall CB Auburn
    6 Blake Bell TE Oklahoma
    7 Travis Raciti DE San Jose St

    Trade down w/ JAX:

    2 Maxx Williams TE Minnesota
    2 Nate Orchard OLB Utah
    3 Laken Tomlinson OG Duke
    3 Jaquiski Tartt SS Samford
    4 Ronald Darby CB Florida St
    5 Kurtis Drummond FS Michigan St
    6 Cam Thomas CB W Kentucky
    7 Malcolm Brown RB Texas

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    Quote Originally Posted by RuthlessBurgher View Post
    Board favoriate Ember-Nasty is also gone:



    http://www.steelers.com/news/article...1-74a24a222ee3
    OMG, we are doomed without EMber!

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    He might compete for a spot on the practice squad, but he looks to be primarily a camp body. Decent speed, but not a good tackler.

    http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/p...92/deion-belue

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    Nik Embernate failed his physical so he will revert back to PUP if unclaimed. Maybe Steelers IR him once available or come to injury settlement. Since they got a look at some players & we are watching the waiver wires...Bring in OLB Morgan Breslin...49ers waiver him.
    Retain Worilds or Sign Brandon Graham OLB
    Sign FA RB (???)

    Draft:
    1st Waynes CB/ Collins CB / Peters CB
    2nd Eli Harold OLB
    3rd Jesse James TE
    4th Eric Rowe DB
    5th Karlos Williams RB
    6A Xavier Williams NT
    6B Ray Drew DE
    7th Max Garcia OL

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    Quote Originally Posted by papillon View Post
    You mad bro?

    Pappy

    not at all.

    i'm ecstatic with this move
    1) Alex Carter CB
    2) Nate Orchard OLB
    3) Anthony Harris S
    4) Jesse James TE
    5) David Johnson RB
    6)
    7)

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    Quote Originally Posted by JUST-PLAIN-NASTY View Post
    Nik Embernate failed his physical so he will revert back to PUP if unclaimed. Maybe Steelers IR him once available or come to injury settlement.
    because Embernate was hurt last season and the Steelers carried him throughout the season and paid him, they did not have to reach an injury settlement before releasing him.

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