Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 4/5/13

PITTSBURGH - APRIL 30: Jason Worilds #97 of the Pittsburgh Steelers gets ready to run a drill during mini camp at the Pittsburgh Steelers Training Facility on April 30, 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
The release of veteran James Harrison has been debated and well documented all offseason with fans’ opinion on the situation pretty much split. The one thing that is certain is that Harrison is not going to be back for the 2013 season and Jason Worilds will have his shot at the starting job. Although I haven’t been the biggest fan of Worilds since the team drafted him in the second round of the 2010 draft, I have to admit he impressed me during the 2012 season. He seems to have developed against the run and has shown pass rushing ability in spurts. Technically Worilds was second on the team in sacks in 2012 but that really isn’t saying much when the leader in that category, Lawrence Timmons and James Harrison, only had six for the year. Worilds has a huge opportunity in 2013 to prove he has the ability to be the future at the OLB position for the Steelers. The only problem is that like his former teammate Keenan Lewis, Worilds will become an unrestricted free agent the season after...
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