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Old 09-01-2006, 03:58 PM   #9
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Default Re: Steelers Trade For Patriots RB

Originally Posted by SteelerFanInCA View Post
Interesting... So what does this mean for Staley? What's the 411 on Cobb's? Is he a big or small back?
I would put him the small back category, I thought he was being brought in as a potential replacement for Kevin Faulk - though he shows a little more in terms of pure running strength.

I think he is a nice pick up - he has some fumbling issues, but then Tiki Barber had them until alot later in his career.

He has a good attitude and really raised a few eyebrows in New England with his game, unfortunately we are loaded at RB (which is pretty rare for us) this year.

Maybe he is more of a back-up to Willie rather than a direct replacement of Staley.

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