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  1. What role will rivalry play for Ravens vs. Steelers game?

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    Thu, 22 Dec 2016

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    actually when contest with this who will that season AFC champions in game. The Steelers Robert there's a bomb and Limas Sweed member line yes Laurence has in his hands drop to Steelers fans never forgot import because it does drop the ball out

  2. Patriots, Cardinals playoff favorites; fear the Steelers, Seahawks

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    Mon, 4 Jan 2016

    2014 NFL Draft . Bryant has become the big-bodied receiver the Steelers have been looking for ever since drafting Limas Sweed with a second-round pick in 2008. As a whole, with no disrespect to the Cardinals and Bengals , the Steelers have

  3. Cardinals, Bengals, Steelers boast ideal pass-catching diversity

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    Wed, 2 Dec 2015

    Steelers were looking for this type of player to support Roethlisberger for quite some time -- remember when they drafted Limas Sweed in the second round back in 2008? -- and finally found one in Bryant. In 16 NFL games (and just five starts

  4. NFL Week 4 game picks: Panthers stay perfect; Saints rebound

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    Thu, 1 Oct 2015

    40 times, with the carries being split as follows: Le'Veon Bell , 23; DeAngelo Williams , 14; Mike Vick, 2; Limas Sweed , 1. I kid, I kid. #BALvsPIT Follow Elliot Harrison on Twitter @HarrisonNFL . Headlines

  5. What school is WR U? Miami, USC among contenders for title

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    Wed, 2 Jul 2014

    to follow this fall. 10. Texas Longhorns Draft picks last 25 years: 11, including Eric Metcalf, Roy Williams, Limas Sweed and Jordan Shipley . The skinny: It doesn't help the Longhorns' cause that the best player on the list is also the

  6. Mike Tomlin: Pittsburgh Steelers added playmakers

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    Thu, 15 May 2014

    watching the Steelers ' 2013 tape. Pittsburgh fans have seen unproductive speed before in the form of the now-infamous Limas Sweed . This time around the Steelers believe they selected speed that can play.

  7. Martavis Bryant could start for Steelers as a rookie

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    Sun, 11 May 2014

    receiver ever since Plaxico Burress defected to the New York Giants nearly a decade ago. Six years removed from draft bust Limas Sweed , the Steelers selected 6-foot-4 Clemson wideout Martavis Bryant with the No. 114 overall pick of the 2014 NFL

  8. Pittsburgh Steelers: Best and worst draft picks

    Articles

    Tue, 16 Apr 2013

    so-little detail in 2008, because just five years later not one of the guys they picked is still with the team. Limas Sweed and Bruce Davis were early round embarrassments, and architectural engineering expert /chronic fumbler Rashard Mendenhall

  9. Super Debate: Which WR will have the biggest impact?

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    Tue, 25 Sep 2012

    player who is a potential liability to occupy a precious starting spot. The coach would rather take his chances with Limas Sweed , even though the rookie seems hardly ready to step up to the challenge of replacing the MVP of Super Bowl XL. If Ward

  10. AFC North draft grades: Browns drop behind prudent division rivals

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    Wed, 29 Aug 2012

    With instability in their front office, The Browns have failed where the Ravens, Steelers and Bengals have prospered -- drafting solid contributors who allow for the phasing out of older players.

  11. In hindsight, decision at top highlighted volatile '08 draft

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    Wed, 15 Aug 2012

    season. But soon after his arrival, Carroll sent Lawrence to Detroit. The second round had a number of bad fits: Limas Sweed in Pittsburgh, James Hardy in Buffalo, Brian Brohm in Green Bay, and Dexter Jackson in Tampa Bay. Fell to the right

  12. NFL Preseason Capsules

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    Fri, 10 Aug 2012

    More Columns > CHICAGO (AP) - Peyton Manning 's first appearance with the Denver Broncos was brief and a bit uneven. Manning got intercepted near the goal line on the game's opening possession and watched from the sideline the rest of the way as Denver beat the Chicago Bears 31-3 in the preseason

  13. Maclin, Orton will be popular names on the fantasy waiver wire

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    based franchise for what seems like forever, the Steelers are now throwing the football much more often in 2009. With Limas Sweed dropping too many passes, Wallace has become a viable option in the pass attack for Ben Roethlisberger . The rookie

  14. Changing faces of fantasy wide receivers will impact drafts

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    The top names have changed at the wide receiver position, but the fantasy value remains the same. Michael Fabiano breaks down the wideout and tight end situations for all 32 teams.

  15. Hot 100: Prospects 11-20

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    traits are quickness and strength. ... Note: Recovering from toe surgery, which teams must take into account. Limas Sweed , WR, Texas Had a 37-inch vertical jump at Texas' pro day and he's got long arms for a receiver (33 3/8 inches

  16. Fantasy mailbag: Rudi's still the one in Cincinnati

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    on talent and potential alone, however, Michigan State's Devin Thomas , California's DeSean Jackson , Texas' Limas Sweed , Indiana's James Hardy and Michigan's Mario Manningham are the top names to watch in the draft. I have a difficult

  17. Deep rookie RB class to alter fantasy football values

    Articles

    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    team has no real depth at the position after Chris Henry. While a wideout makes a lot more sense in the first round ( Limas Sweed and DeSean Jackson are possibilities), Tennessee could also look to add a running back like Jones with their No

  18. Fantasy mailbag: Don't overrate Cromartie in IDP leagues

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    potential with the likes of James Hardy , DeSean Jackson , Limas Sweed and Devin Thomas , but there are no wideouts like Calvin ..... Hardy, Buffalo; 9. Devin Thomas , Washington; 9. Limas Sweed , Pittsburgh. I'm in a 12-team, five-player keeper

  19. James a risky draft pick at the age of 30

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    huddle. Big Ben might have the best core of weapons he's ever had after the addition of rookies Rashard Mendenhall and Limas Sweed , so don't expect a sudden decrease in his overall numbers after a breakout 2007 season. He's a surefire No. 1

  20. Rodgers should be a superstar for fantasy owners next season

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    and Mike Williams could both start for the Buccaneers , and Emmanuel Sanders could see more work for the Steelers with Limas Sweed already on injured reserve. Demaryius Thomas is the big-name rookie wideout for the Broncos , but Eric Decker is

  21. Changes at wide receiver will be abundant this season

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    The wide receiver and tight end positions have gained great fantasy value in recent seasons, so important to have a strong knowledge of all 32 NFL receiving cores heading into draft day. Michael Fabiano breaks them down.

  22. Shame to the blowhards; Vick did his time

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    Should NFL personnel guys and fantasy owners be inquiring about the availability of Charles Rogers for next year? Are Limas Sweed and Lam Jones conducting secret workouts somewhere in Texas? Is 2011 the year Renaldo Nehemiah finally turns his speed

  23. Young studs of today are the Pro Bowlers of tomorrow

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    and Wallace have already formed a dynamic tandem and made Pittsburgh regret/forget using a second-round pick on Limas Sweed . They also will benefit with Pittsburgh going with a more pass-first offense. Jackson already is one of the top

  24. No marquee receiving prospects in this year's senior class

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    class is very thin at the top. 1. Limas Sweed , Texas (6-foot-4, 220 pounds ..... suffered vs. Oklahoma on Oct. 6. Sweed injured his wrist before the season ..... good hands and a good work ethic. Sweed should be the first senior WR selected

  25. Limas Sweed unlikely to make Giants after rough tryout

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    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    Limas Sweed unlikely to make Giants after rough tryout ..... former Steelers second-round draft pick Limas Sweed . The Texas product was released by the ..... Mike Garafolo of The Star-Ledger wrote. Sweed has struggled with drops, which isn

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