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Steelers get linebacker in 1st round of NFL draft

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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1 Comment to “Steelers get linebacker in 1st round of NFL draft”

    Davia Smith said:
    April 25, 2013 at 10:31 PM

    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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