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Old 01-17-2013, 11:25 AM   #4
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Default Re: Steelers don't rule out drafting a QB in the 1st round

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They won't - but if there's a chance, it may drive up trade value on the pick.
^^This^^

None of the QBs are top-ten caliber... but, 17-20 is a good landing spot for those QBs. Plus, Dallas is rumored to want a young QB.

Thus, teams like Jacksonville (who have a top-ten pick & need a QB) might be more inclined to trade back up into R1 (to 17-20), in order to get said QB.

If the price is driven up due to perceived want, Pittsburgh could get a R2 & aR3 this year, and likely a R1 next year.
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