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Mike Tomlin talked with Bob Labriola of Steelers.com about training camp, which will start in just two days. The Steelers are looking to turn things around after an 8-8 season in 2012. That will all start during training camp and Tomlin talked about some things to look for and some things he is looking for this season. According to Labriola when asked where Cortez Allen and Jason Worilds currently stand Tomlin said that they are starters. “They were solid contributors a year ago to our efforts defensively. They’ve been around this program and understand the level of expectation and what’s expected. It’s their time. They’re continually ascending, or they need to be, and we’ll give them that benefit of the doubt as we go into training camp,” Tomlin said about Allen and Worilds. That means that both will enter camp as starters, but it doesn’t mean they will leave camp and [...]
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