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Kevin Colbert says there was "never a discussion" about picking TE Maxx Williams

As picks began to fly off the board near the middle of the second-round of last week’s NFL Draft, it appeared as if the Steelers would be in position to find their Heath Miller replacement in Maxx Williams with the No. 308 more words

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Pro Football Focus: Steelers reached on Bud Dupree

With analytics becoming such an important part of professional sports, it’s important to consider how a player may perform based on non-traditional forms of analysis.  At Pro Football Focus, they specialize in this sort of outside the box thinking; and they aren’t fans of newly minted Pittsburgh Steelers rookie Bud Dupree.   463 more words

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Sammie Coates: "My goal is to be a complete wide receiver"

Sammie Coates is the prototypical “raw” wide receiving prospect: the combination of size and speed is tantalizing, but some troublesome drops and murky route running ability clouded his draft grade.   390 more words

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Kevin Colbert says Steelers considered trading up for CB Senquez Golson

Kevin Colbert: "We targeted a corner in the second round … considered trading up for Senquez Golson. Just to set the record straight."

— James C Wexell (@jimwexell) …

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Kevin Colbert on Bud Dupree: "It was an easy selection"

As the middle of the draft started to play itself out and cornerbacks started coming off the board, there was a sense the Steelers would be adding their third linebacker in three years to the roster.   335 more words

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2015 NFL Draft: It's not about what the Steelers need, it's about what they want

Position of need? Gross. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert poo-poos that idea.

When it comes to the draft, Colbert’s all about the want. And even if the Steelers “need” a cornerback, based on current and future depth charts, he’s not preparing himself and his staff to focus on that annoying buzz word. 518 more words

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Prayers, Pep Talks & Advice For The Afternoon News

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – The Afternoon News on KDKA Radio has not one but two, yes you read that right, two new hosts!

In true KDKA family fashion, people lined up to wish Robert Mangino and Shelley Duffy good luck and lend their expertise to their new partnership. 421 more words

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