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Old 04-01-2012, 12:23 AM   #11
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Default Re: Steelers Top 5 WR's of All Time

IMO Ward is #1 without a doubt
Stallworth
Swann
Lipps
Holmes
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Old 04-01-2012, 01:01 AM   #12
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1. Dylan
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3. Dylan
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Old 04-01-2012, 02:56 AM   #13
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I guess I misunderstood the question:
  1. Bowie
  2. Bowie
  3. Bowie
  4. Bowie
  5. Lipps
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I think it's obvious that the answer is Tyler Grisham.
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Old 04-01-2012, 05:41 AM   #15
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Default Re: Steelers Top 5 WR's of All Time

What about Arnez Battle, LOL.

However here are my top 5
Stallworth
Ward
Swann
Lipps
Frank Lewis ( I just can't include Thigpen, Holmes or Burrass)
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i never saw Stallworth, Swann, and Lipps play. So I''d go with:

1. Ward
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3. Charles Johnson
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1) Swann - the most gifted. Not even close...
2) Ward - the most complete. Ever. Anywhere...
3) Stallworth - Consistent and reliable.
(Big drop to 4)
4) Lipps - As mentioned, never had a QB worth a spit throwing to him.
5) Buress - You may hate him, but he was damn good when he was here.
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Old 04-01-2012, 04:14 PM   #18
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Hines Ward -all the records, and tons of clutch catches. Longevity.
John Stallworth - tough one between him and Swann but played longer and thrown to more than Lynn.
Lynn Swann - graceful, leaping ability, and great hands made for a hall of fame career but also a short one.
Louis Lipps - Remember his rookie year and how exciting he was paired with Stallworth? Great punt returner.
Santonio Holmes - tough one but I'll give it to Holmes for that Super Bowl drive and big plays along the way.
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Lee Mays #1, BY FAR.
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I think if you factor in the quality of quarterbacks throwing to these guys, Louis Lipps is far and away the best of them. It's easy to be a great WR when you have Hall-of-Famers throwing to you.
lipps was one of my favorites ever, he would have been a superstar if he played for a good qb.

hell, he made brister look decent in 1989-1990
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