Steelers get linebacker in 1st round of NFL draft

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The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected outside linebacker Jarvis Jones from Georgia in the 1st round of the 2013 NFL Draft.  They picked him at number 17.

Jones is just over 6’2″ and weighs 245 pounds and ran a 4.9 40 yard dash at NFL combine.   Jones also had 28 sacks in the last two season against SEC competition.  He’s considered a “high character” guy.

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  • Davia Smith

    I am pretty sure he can do his job but its gonna take time to fill james shoes but then again james was a rookie at one time so lets give him a chance just sayin outta here

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