Willie Colon Signs with Steelers

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The Pittsburgh Steelers said that Willie Colon was a priority this offseason and they weren't kidding.  Even though Colon missed all of last year with an Achilles injury, the Steelers rewarded the right tackle (RT) with a 5 year / 29 million dollar contract.  Sources around the league say that Colon is a top notch RT but many fans have their doubts.  Regardless, Colon was rewarded with a "more than fair" contract especially coming off of a serious injury.  Maybe the fact that he's good friends with Ben Roethlisberger helped his case.

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