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Old 08-21-2011, 09:38 PM   #25
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Default Re: steelers interested in Pryor ?

Originally Posted by sharkweek View Post

besides, Pryor is a freak of nature purely on athleticism and his potential a plethora of positions, not just QB

Heck it was a problem we had experience with Kordell Stewart

Stewart never had a good throwing motion and it fell apart under pressure in big games - IMO he was better suited to play WR with some gadget plays as he was used in 1995-96

Pryor is a great athlete but (unlike Cam Newton) his throwing mechanics are horrible - and unlike NCAA ball the defenders are as fast and strong as Pryor is - hoping a great athlete with a lousy throwing motion who had success in college (Tim Tebow) will develop into a serviceable NFL QB is a foolish gamble

Steelers presumably will stay away
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