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Old 02-01-2012, 09:26 AM   #1
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Default Steelers sign Myron Rolle!

Anybody got any info on this?
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Old 02-01-2012, 09:38 AM   #2
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Young, slow and it's over?
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Apparently he is a "future NFL star."

Sounds like he is a good find.

http://myronrolle.com/
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Old 02-01-2012, 11:20 AM   #4
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Young, slow and it's over?
his 40 time is prolly similar to troy's. he seems like a smart kid, i'd say he's worth giving a tryout

if anyone is smart enough to learn lebeau's system quickly he's it.

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if anyone is smart enough to learn lebeau's system quickly he's it.
This is what I'm hearing..........that and he's literally a Rhodes Scholar.........maybe he could teach LeBeau a thing or 2?
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his 40 time is prolly similar to troy's. he seems like a smart kid, i'd say he's worth giving a tryout

if anyone is smart enough to learn lebeau's system quickly he's it.
You mean similar to Hines Ward?? It's not even close between him and Troy. Polamalu can close a distance better than anyone on our team and most people in the league. He ran a 4.33 when he was being scouted. Rolle came out of Florida running a 4.68. That's incredibly slow.
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You mean similar to Hines Ward?? It's not even close between him and Troy. Polamalu can close a distance better than anyone on our team and most people in the league. He ran a 4.33 when he was being scouted. Rolle came out of Florida running a 4.68. That's incredibly slow.
I read 4.54 somewhere, and that's about the norm for most db's out of college. for a safety, speed isn't as crucial as being able to diagnose a play.

maybe the 4.54 was his GPA instead of his 40 time
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The only good thing this kid has done is be a Rhodes Scholar, but he shows heart on the field and a willingness to be better. He will be a project player through training camp, but i highly doubt he will actually make the team. The Steelers are just signing guys for the shit of it right now
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the things our organization can turn people into is amazing so giving him a chance to see what we can do with em sounds like a good idea...
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Is he that Rhodes scholar guy that skipped a year?
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