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PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 06: James Harrison #92 of the Pittsburgh Steelers gestures during the game against the Oakland Raiders on December 6, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
With the 17th selection of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers select Outside Linebacker Jarvis Jones out of Georgia. The Steelers have numerous needs this season, and the departure of James Harrison left a gaping hole at outside linebacker.  One that they may not be quite comfortable leaving in the hands of Jason Worilds. Following the 2011 and 2012 seasons, Jones was recognized as a consensus All-American.  Due to his penchant for bone-shattering tackles during his time at Georgia, Jones is sometimes referred to as “Dawg Bones” Jones. In 12 games in 2012, Jones recorded 85 tackles, 24 tackles-for-loss, 14.5 sacks, 1 interception, 7 forced fumbles, and 2 fumbles recovered.  Jones has been named an AFCA First Team All-American, the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Year by the Associated Press and voted The 2012 Premier Player of College Football by sports fans. Jones suffered a neck injury his true freshman year at USC, but returned home when cleared by Georgi...
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