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Old 08-16-2013, 04:32 PM   #11
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Yup, another "He grew up in the area" story. Rooneys can't get enough of them. That's why he was brought in. Since they were losing one of their hometown guys (Batch) they had to go out and get another one. Hell, who keeps a 38-year-old as their top back up QB to begin with - one with a history of being fragile? Oh, wait, that's right, he was from the area so you keep him on for an inappropriate time. Quick: Name the Steeler greats who grew up in Pgh.
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Those F'ing Rooneys need to start signing football players from South America
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He signed with Cincinnati as a free agent in 2011 and played briefly in four games over two seasons before signing a three-year contract with the Steelers this year.

That came a month after his younger brother, Gino, earned a Super Bowl ring as a backup rookie guard/center with the Baltimore Ravens. That should make those two Steelers-Ravens games a test of loyalties for the Gradkowski family (With Matt Birk's retirement, Gino is competing with former Steelers draft pick, A.Q. Shipley, a Moon native, to start at center for the Ravens).

"Now, it's my turn," Bruce said. "He has a ring already."
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Well you always like to see a hometown guy succeed. Rooting for Bruce but I only want to see him at the end of games where we have a big lead and in Week-17 when we're resting our starters. No disrespect. He's obviously a good dude but I want to see little him as possible. Ditto Landry.
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