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Mann On Coates: “What You See Is What You Get”

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers coach Richard Mann now has another young wide receiver that he’ll be in charge of developing after Auburn’s Sammie Coates was drafted Friday night in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft. During his post-selection press conference, Mann gave an overview of the Steelers newest wide receiver that he’s excited […] Mann On Coates: “What...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

New Steelers WR Sammie Coates Was King Of The Long TDs At Auburn

New Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates caught 82 passes for 1,757 yards during his career at Auburn and 13 of those resulted in touchdowns. What’s even more impressive, however, is the fact that 12 of them were 33 yards or longer. Coates scores came from distances of 33, 9, 68, 43, 36, 67, 88, […] New Steelers WR Sammie Coates Was King Of The Long TDs At Auburn...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Addition of Coates Brings More Questions Than Answers

With their third round selection, the Pittsburgh Steelers selected wide receiver Sammie Coates from Auburn. While the Steelers definitely needed another receiver I’m not sure that Coates was the best decision here. He’s just under 6′ 2″ and has the prototypical size and speed you look for in a receiver but there’s two key things that really worry me with him. First of all...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Pick WR Sammie Coates in Third Round

With the No. 87 overall pick in the third round, the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted yet another big, physical weapon on the outside for Ben Roethlisberger. Sammie Coates, at 6’2”, 201 lbs., is a raw receiver, but he is fast, physical and can take the top off the defense. Adding the former Auburn Tiger wideout to a loaded Steelers offense is a value pick in the third round. With...
Via Pro Football Spot
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Steelers take Auburn wide receiver Coates in 3rd round

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Steelers have taken Auburn wide receiver Sammie Coates in the third round of the NFL draft. The 6-foot-1 Coates caught 34 passes for 741 yards and four touchdowns during his junior season with the Tigers in 2014 and was a second-team All-SEC selection. He caught five passes for 206 yards and two scores in a loss to Auburn. Coates joins a wide receiving...
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2015 NFL Draft: Steelers Select Auburn WR Sammie Coates In 3rd Round

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Auburn WR Sammie Coates with the 87 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. 4.43 in the 40-yard dash…1.55 10-yard dash…2.59 20-yard dash…4.06 20-yard shuttle… 11.81 60-yard shuttle…6.98 three-cone drill…41-inch vertical jump…10’-11” broad jump… 425-pound bench press…Bench pressed 225 pounds 23 times…33 3/8-inch arm length…...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring WR Sammie Coates, TE Cameron Clear, OL Quenton Spain In For Visits

The Pittsburgh Steelers are continuing to bring players in for pre draft visits and on Monday the team welcomed Texas A&M tight end Cameron Clear, West Virginia guard Quenton Spain and wide receiver Auburn wide receiver Sammie Coates to town. Draft visits for Monday: TE Cameron Clear from Texas A&M; WVU guard Quentin Spain ; […] Steelers Bring WR Sammie Coates, TE Cameron...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Sammie Coates

Back on February 24, we had just published our second scouting report for the 2015 NFL Draft on Southeastern Louisiana quarterback Bryan Bennett. After that, I sort of slowed down on writing the reports and focused on NFL Free Agency. But, with that being said the scouting reports are back as we are 27 days away from the start of the 2015 NFL Draft. I know everybody is excited for...
Via Total Sports Live
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Auburn Wide Receiver Sammie Coates Is Impressing At Senior Bowl Practices

Auburn’s Sammie Coates was the second most-famous wide receiver in the state of Alabama this season behind ‘Bama’s Amari Cooper, a projected top-10 draft pick. But if the Senior Bowl practices down in Mobile, Ala., are any indication, Coates has a very bright NFL future of his own.  Coates has been racking up highlight-worthy plays all afternoon today, and even showing off...
Via College Spun
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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