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A few weeks ago I stated that Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons was perhaps one of the biggest snubs on the Top 100 Players of 2013 show that was put together by the NFL Network and the former first-round draft pick recently told Ralph Paulk of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that he sees himself as a key playmaker on the Steelers defense as he heads into his seventh season. "I look at myself as a game-changer, and I try to make that a facet of my game," Timmons said. "I look forward to those opportunities, because I want to live up to those expectations." Timmons had a Read more [...]
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