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Old 11-16-2012, 10:52 AM   #9
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Default Re: Timmons breaks mold of Pittsburgh's linebackers

Originally Posted by tony hipchest View Post
i remember steelerfans creaming their dreams, dreaming of landing top 10 LB's like gholson, curry, maybin, mcclain, etc. and yet we still have a few jackholes who insist that timmons is a "bust".

other than ben he is the only top 16 pick we have had in the past 10 years.

if that dont add perspective, i dont know what is.

my only top 10 LB pick regret is taking plax over urlacher.
I've always liked Timmons, but I wanted the Steelers to trade up for Patrick Willis. I would have been happy with Revis, too... but, I really wanted Willis.

As far as Plax goes, my mind wanted Urlacher and my heart wanted Pennington (Go Herd!!!)... but, alas, PITT got neither. Of course, PITT got both Troy & BB in back-to-back years; so, I really have no room to complain.
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