Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday March 1st
Missouri linebacker Sean Weatherspoon has caught the Steelers eye as expected. He could be a guy the Steelers have an eye on in round one.
Mike Bires does not think the new contract that head coach Mike Tomlin gets over the next few weeks will come close to what ex-Steelers and current Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt just received.
Remember Mike Kudla? He was once with the Steelers. Mike Sando of ESPN.com analyzed the 25 best combine performers in six key categories since 2000. The performances show how important and unimportant raw ability and stats can be.
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Rich Eisen will be having his annual running of the 40 yard dash either today or Tuesday at the NFL combine on NFL Network. If you missed last years run, you can see it here.
Clemson wide receiver Jacoby Ford ran a blistering 4.28-second 40-yard dash on Sunday which was was the second-fastest in combine history (since 2000) and tied former Texan Jerome Mathis (2005) for the fastest ever run by a receiver. You view video of all the top wide receiver runs below.
I am high on UNC nose tackle Cam Thomas as most know. KCChiefs.com beat writer Josh Looney has an entertaining video of with him at the combine.