Re: Time to develop an young QB (and FS)
Originally Posted by kwpit79
I remember under the Cowher years we'd take a flyer on a 5th or 6th round QB nearly every year. I think it's a good policy to have. If you land a solid backup, great; If you land a perceived gem, you can trade to a desperate team for a premium pick or two (like the Kolb to Cardinals trade); and if you strike out, you release him and move on with your life.
yeah, those Teeeeeee Martin and Omar Jacobs picks turned out sooooo well....
Pittsburgh Steelers Sig Mock Draft:
Trade 1(22) = 780 points to Oakland for 2(35) + 3(68) = 800 points
2(35) Eli Harold OLB Virginia
2(56) Alex Carter CB Stanford
3(68) T.J. Yeldon RB Alabama
3(87) Jaquiski Tartt SS Samford
4(118) Jesse James TE Penn St
5(152) Sean Hickey OG/OT Syracuse
5(comp) Bobby McCain CB Memphis
6(183) Derrick Lott DT/DE Chattanooga
7(214) Deon Simon DT/NT Northwestern State