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The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Illinois cornerback Terry Hawthorne in the fifth-round of the 2013 NFL draft and below is my breakdown and grade of the pick.
Measurables: Combine Invite: Yes, Height: 5116, Weight: 195, 40 Yrd Dash: 4.31, 20 Yrd Dash: 2.46, 10 Yrd Dash: 1.52, 225 Lb. Bench Reps: 13, Vertical Jump: 35 1/2, Broad Jump: 09'08", 20 Yrd Shuttle: 4.24, 3-Cone Drill: 6.88
Breakdown: The first thing that jumps out to me about Hawthorne is his build and size. He his not long like Cortez Allen, but a little meatier like Ike Taylor. He measures in at just a hair under six foot, has an adequate Read more [...]
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