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The NFL announced 32 compensatory picks during the league owners meetings in Phoenix on Monday, with 16 teams getting additional draft picks, including the Steelers.The Steelers were awarded a sixt......
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The NFL owners meetings get underway Monday down in Florida at that means the 2012 compensatory draft picks will be awarded for 2011 unrestricted free agents lost sometime this week.
Compensatory picks are awarded by using a formula based on salary, playing time and postseason honors and is also weighed against any unrestricted free agents signed from other teams in addition. The formula that is used to determine those picks was developed by the NFL Management Council and has never been made public.
The Steelers lost three unrestricted free agents last season in tight end Matt Spaeth, defensive Read more [...]
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