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Old 02-27-2013, 12:28 AM   #31
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Default Re: Steelers Draft priority: find a starting runningback

Originally Posted by TheVet View Post
He hasn't proven that, not in my opinion! Even before the injury, I felt that Redman had demonstrated that he could out-produce Mendy at every opportunity - but #1 picks receive many extra chances.

But it's all rendered moot by his negative attributes in the areas of character, work ethic, and good team-member. This isn't a football team that can carry problem children right now - hopefully Tomlin understands how badly we need to rebuild the locker room.
Redman can produce in small bursts, but long-term, he and Dwyer have both proven incapable. Neither of them can be the feature back for longer than 3 games at a time, it seems. Every time one got on a hot streak this year, he started to falter and stopped producing almost entirely.
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