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According to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers brought in Memphis defensive tackle Dontari Poe on Wednesday.
With veteran nose tackle Casey Hampton coming off ACL surgery and the fact that he’s going into the final year of his current contract, Poe could be his heir apparent as the anchor to the middle of the Steelers defense.
The question is whether or not Poe will fall to the Steelers at pick 24.
Source: Yardbarker: Pittsburgh Steelers
After Memphis defensive tackle Dontari Poe’s stunning performance at the Scouting Combine, there was talk that he could be a Top 5 pick. Then everyone remembered that football isn’t played in shorts and a T-shirt, and that defensive tackles aren’t asked to run 40 yards in a straight line, jump as far as they can…