Found June 09, 2014 on Steelers Depot:
Regardless of what one felt about the Pittsburgh Steelers using their natural fourth-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft to select quarterback Landry Jones—while trading their 2014 third-round pick to draft another player earlier in that fourth round—just about any objective analysis would come away with an unimpressive take on his rookie season. Of particular […] Steelers QB Landry Jones Knows He Needs More Work is a post from: Steelers Depot The post Steelers QB Landry Jones Knows He Needs More Work appeared first on Steelers Depot. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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