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Old 09-18-2011, 01:05 PM   #33
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Default Re: Steelers fully committed to Gilbert

Originally Posted by tony hipchest View Post
thats exactly what i was thinking. it would be cheaper to keep him and atleast try to get something out of him. we will be in no position to pay the amortized portion of those bonuses and have them accelerated towards next years cap.

the good thing is we were smart enough to give him 10-1 guaranteed, coming off injury.
not only that, he seems to think if they pick a tackle in the frirst 2 rounds he automaticly becomes starter... where was gilbert in the bmore game ? the bench you say ? oh you mean he couldn't beat out a buffalo scrub cast off ?
pouncey was the exception as far as the steelers go...not the rule.
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