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Old 02-17-2013, 12:57 PM   #11
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Default Re: Why We're Always in "Salary Cap Hell"

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We all know that the Steelers never really went after the big tag players. Its one of the things i like most about them. In the days of Chuck Noll it was their theory to take a no body and mold them into a great player. Im not saying that they didn't select some good players but, its not that they were big contract guys either.
Can't really compare the Noll days...No free agency until almost the end of his reign.
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Old 02-17-2013, 01:59 PM   #12
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Our problem is we pay 3 linebackers way to much and at this point nnone of them are that good and yes that inudes Timmons. Once again I will ask if people watch other games because you will see how bad Timmons is down for down. His few plays a year are nice but he gets owned play after play
I can think of one linebacker that is significantly overpaid......and it isn't Timmons. It's the one that got the $60 million dollar contract that averages about 3.5 tackles and .75 sacks a game that shall remain nameless....
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