From the notebook of a sportswriter …

Jim Wexell returned from his vacation full of draft notes, historical anecdotes and tales of future sales that couldn't have come at a better time. Read below!

From the notebook of a sportswriter who vacationed just in the nick of time:

* The bulk of the draft news came early and we hit it hard around here, so the week off, only a month out of the draft, was the perfect refresher for someone who's ready for that twisting second wave of news.

* That's two vacations this year and four chapters for a book on Steelers fans across the country. One guy I talked to told me the Steelers could sell out in Nome, Alaska. I ended the chapter with it, meaning it's the perfect segue to the next chapter, meaning I now have to go to Nome, Alaska.

* It makes sense. Key West and Cabo San Lucas represent two extreme points on the map, and Gnome would be a third. That leaves the easy one – Maine – before the road swing kicks into high gear during the season.

* Just be ready with proof and anecdotes when it comes your turn to explain your psychoses about this team.

* I just read a note somewhere that Art Rooney decided in the early 1970s to build the team through the draft, and thus the four titles. Actually, it was Dan Rooney who made that decision and it was in 1965. He was the rising power in the organization and that made then-coach Buddy Parker nervous. Parker was spoiled by The Chief and resented Dan's growing influence, so the showdown occurred the night the Steelers fell to 0-4 in the 1965 exhibition season. With young quarterback Bill Nelson injured, Parker asked Dan to approve a trade of either of two young defensive linemen, Ben McGee or Chuck Hinton, for veteran QB King Hill. Rooney told Parker no, so Parker quit, as he had done many times before. But this time Rooney kept the resignation and a new era was underway.

* Of course, it took awhile. Parker had already ravaged future drafts. Just the previous year, on draft day 1964, the Steelers passed on RB-WR Paul Warfield for RB-WR Paul Martha, traded their 1965 first-rounder (Dick Butkus) to Chicago for the Bears' 1964 second-rounder (Clairton's Jim Kelly), and then, since they had so many receivers, traded Buddy Dial (60 receptions-1,295 yards in 1963) to Dallas for the rights to OL Scott Appleton, who signed with the AFL.

* The stories are funny, but it tells you something about the respect Rooney had for Parker that he pushed for his nomination in the Hall of Fame last year.

* The flack that former NFL scout Tom Marino is taking on our message boards for his recent mock draft is pretty strong. But, folks, he's a scout. He should be more concerned about talent than intellectualizing where it fits. Scouts should be curmudgeons, and that leads me to another Dan Rooney story. In 2004, the Steelers really liked quarterbacks Philip Rivers and Ben Roethlisberger, but since Rivers's stock rose dramatically the last month of the process, the Steelers – who figured Roethlisberger would be gone – began zeroing in on offensive tackle Shawn Andrews. In fact, they thought it might be best to trade down for him and that's the way the momentum had swung. But Rooney entered the draft room. He began asking one scout what he thought of Roethlisberger. Rooney put the guy on the spot in front of everyone and the scout told his true feelings about the quarterback. Then Rooney reminded everyone in the room that he once had passed on a franchise quarterback – Dan Marino – and he hasn't had many worse regrets in the game. He told the leaders in the room to do as they wished, but to at least consider what's been said.

* The beauty of asking the scout for his true opinion is that the scout was being asked, in effect, to go over the heads of his bosses. No one really knows whether his opinion played that much of a factor, or how serious Bill Cowher and Kevin Colbert were getting about Andrews, but we do know the story had a happy ending.

* A book will be coming out on Dan Rooney next Christmas. I'm hoping it'll have more stories like this.

* A warning for draft intellectuals: Don't misinterpret anything Colbert says before the draft. When he says there are 15 players, as he did this past week, you can believe there are 15 players and he will not be trading down.

* I couldn't access my e-mail from the southern tip of Baja last week, and when I returned home there was a note from a media source that the Steelers were looking hard at Penn State LB Paul Posluszny. So I e-mailed the source that I believe the Steelers have Jon Beason and Lawrence Timmons rated ahead of Posluszny, and the source replied, "Yeah, all the agents are saying now that it's going to be Timmons."

* I also read here that the Steelers sent two reps to Beason's personal workout. One of them led Beason through individual linebacker drills and one interviewed his mother.

* I don't know what the Steelers learned about Beason coming out, but they obviously had a high interest level going in.

* I think Timmons is a better fit right now but I think Beason is a better football player. My gut tells me Mike Tomlin's first draft – and Colbert's first draft without the heavy hand of Cowher – will trend to the better players.

* This is just a hunch, but I think that Timmons is the hot prospect right now with the agents because of the Tribune-Review's recent story about him. It made good sense. Problem is, the guy hasn't done it yet. He's all upside. And at 15? Upside?

* Dwayne Jarrett will be in for a visit on April 13th. I think they are looking at him just in case he falls to the second round.

* More opinions on more players who are making more visits can be found here through a link in our Steelers Buzz section down below. Don't mean to make you jump around so much, but I have to stop this now. I have a call coming in from Nome.


Steel City Insider Top Stories

\r\n\r\n\r\nFrom the notebook of a sportswriter who vacationed just in the nick of time: \r\n\r\n

* The bulk of the draft news came early and we hit it hard around here, so the week off, only a month out of the draft, was the perfect refresher for someone who's ready for that twisting second wave of news.\r\n\r\n

* That's two vacations this year and four chapters for a book on Steelers fans across the country. One guy I talked to told me the Steelers could sell out in Nome, Alaska. I ended the chapter with it, meaning it's the perfect segue to the next chapter, meaning I now have to go to Nome, Alaska. \r\n\r\n

* It makes sense. Key West and Cabo San Lucas represent two extreme points on the map, and Gnome would be a third. That leaves the easy one – Maine – before the road swing kicks into high gear during the season. \r\n\r\n

* Just be ready with proof and anecdotes when it comes your turn to explain your psychoses about this team. \r\n\r\n

* I just read a note somewhere that Art Rooney decided in the early 1970s to build the team through the draft, and thus the four titles. Actually, it was Dan Rooney who made that decision and it was in 1965. He was the rising power in the organization and that made then-coach Buddy Parker nervous. Parker was spoiled by The Chief and resented Dan's growing influence, so the showdown occurred the night the Steelers fell to 0-4 in the 1965 exhibition season. With young quarterback Bill Nelson injured, Parker asked Dan to approve a trade of either of two young defensive linemen, Ben McGee or Chuck Hinton, for veteran QB King Hill. Rooney told Parker no, so Parker quit, as he had done many times before. But this time Rooney kept the resignation and a new era was underway. \r\n\r\n

* Of course, it took awhile. Parker had already ravaged future drafts. Just the previous year, on draft day 1964, the Steelers passed on RB-WR Paul Warfield for RB-WR Paul Martha, traded their 1965 first-rounder (Dick Butkus) to Chicago for the Bears' 1964 second-rounder (Clairton's Jim Kelly), and then, since they had so many receivers, traded Buddy Dial (60 receptions-1,295 yards in 1963) to Dallas for the rights to OL Scott Appleton, who signed with the AFL. \r\n\r\n

* The stories are funny, but it tells you something about the respect Rooney had for Parker that he pushed for his nomination in the Hall of Fame last year. \r\n\r\n

* The flack that former NFL scout Tom Marino is taking on our message boards for his recent mock draft is pretty strong. But, folks, he's a scout. He should be more concerned about talent than intellectualizing where it fits. Scouts should be curmudgeons, and that leads me to another Dan Rooney story. In 2004, the Steelers really liked quarterbacks Philip Rivers and Ben Roethlisberger, but since Rivers's stock rose dramatically the last month of the process, the Steelers – who figured Roethlisberger would be gone – began zeroing in on offensive tackle Shawn Andrews. In fact, they thought it might be best to trade down for him and that's the way the momentum had swung. But Rooney entered the draft room. He began asking one scout what he thought of Roethlisberger. Rooney put the guy on the spot in front of everyone and the scout told his true feelings about the quarterback. Then Rooney reminded everyone in the room that he once had passed on a franchise quarterback – Dan Marino – and he hasn't had many worse regrets in the game. He told the leaders in the room to do as they wished, but to at least consider what's been said. \r\n\r\n

* The beauty of asking the scout for his true opinion is that the scout was being asked, in effect, to go over the heads of his bosses. No one really knows whether his opinion played that much of a factor, or how serious Bill Cowher and Kevin Colbert were getting about Andrews, but we do know the story had a happy ending. \r\n\r\n

* A book will be coming out on Dan Rooney next Christmas. I'm hoping it'll have more stories like this. \r\n\r\n

* A warning for draft intellectuals: Don't misinterpret anything Colbert says before the draft. When he says there are 15 players, as he did this past week, you can believe there are 15 players and he will not be trading down. \r\n\r\n

* I couldn't access my e-mail from the southern tip of Baja last week, and when I returned home there was a note from a media source that the Steelers were looking hard at Penn State LB Paul Posluszny. So I e-mailed the source that I believe the Steelers have Jon Beason and Lawrence Timmons rated ahead of Posluszny, and the source replied, \"Yeah, all the agents are saying now that it's going to be Timmons.\" \r\n\r\n

* I also read here that the Steelers sent two reps to Beason's personal workout. One of them led Beason through individual linebacker drills and one interviewed his mother. \r\n\r\n

* I don't know what the Steelers learned about Beason coming out, but they obviously had a high interest level going in. \r\n\r\n

* I think Timmons is a better fit right now but I think Beason is a better football player. My gut tells me Mike Tomlin's first draft – and Colbert's first draft without the heavy hand of Cowher – will trend to the better players. \r\n\r\n

* This is just a hunch, but I think that Timmons is the hot prospect right now with the agents because of the Tribune-Review's recent story about him. It made good sense. Problem is, the guy hasn't done it yet. He's all upside. And at 15? Upside? \r\n\r\n

* Dwayne Jarrett will be in for a visit on April 13th. I think they are looking at him just in case he falls to the second round. \r\n\r\n

* More opinions on more players who are making more visits can be found here through a link in our Steelers Buzz section down below. Don't mean to make you jump around so much, but I have to stop this now. I have a call coming in from Nome. \r\n","mobileBody":" \r\n\r\nFrom the notebook of a sportswriter who vacationed just in the nick of time: \r\n\r\n

* The bulk of the draft news came early and we hit it hard around here, so the week off, only a month out of the draft, was the perfect refresher for someone who's ready for that twisting second wave of news.\r\n\r\n

* That's two vacations this year and four chapters for a book on Steelers fans across the country. One guy I talked to told me the Steelers could sell out in Nome, Alaska. I ended the chapter with it, meaning it's the perfect segue to the next chapter, meaning I now have to go to Nome, Alaska. \r\n\r\n

* It makes sense. Key West and Cabo San Lucas represent two extreme points on the map, and Gnome would be a third. That leaves the easy one – Maine – before the road swing kicks into high gear during the season. \r\n\r\n

* Just be ready with proof and anecdotes when it comes your turn to explain your psychoses about this team. \r\n\r\n

* I just read a note somewhere that Art Rooney decided in the early 1970s to build the team through the draft, and thus the four titles. Actually, it was Dan Rooney who made that decision and it was in 1965. He was the rising power in the organization and that made then-coach Buddy Parker nervous. Parker was spoiled by The Chief and resented Dan's growing influence, so the showdown occurred the night the Steelers fell to 0-4 in the 1965 exhibition season. With young quarterback Bill Nelson injured, Parker asked Dan to approve a trade of either of two young defensive linemen, Ben McGee or Chuck Hinton, for veteran QB King Hill. Rooney told Parker no, so Parker quit, as he had done many times before. But this time Rooney kept the resignation and a new era was underway. \r\n\r\n

* Of course, it took awhile. Parker had already ravaged future drafts. Just the previous year, on draft day 1964, the Steelers passed on RB-WR Paul Warfield for RB-WR Paul Martha, traded their 1965 first-rounder (Dick Butkus) to Chicago for the Bears' 1964 second-rounder (Clairton's Jim Kelly), and then, since they had so many receivers, traded Buddy Dial (60 receptions-1,295 yards in 1963) to Dallas for the rights to OL Scott Appleton, who signed with the AFL. \r\n\r\n

* The stories are funny, but it tells you something about the respect Rooney had for Parker that he pushed for his nomination in the Hall of Fame last year. \r\n\r\n

* The flack that former NFL scout Tom Marino is taking on our message boards for his recent mock draft is pretty strong. But, folks, he's a scout. He should be more concerned about talent than intellectualizing where it fits. Scouts should be curmudgeons, and that leads me to another Dan Rooney story. In 2004, the Steelers really liked quarterbacks Philip Rivers and Ben Roethlisberger, but since Rivers's stock rose dramatically the last month of the process, the Steelers – who figured Roethlisberger would be gone – began zeroing in on offensive tackle Shawn Andrews. In fact, they thought it might be best to trade down for him and that's the way the momentum had swung. But Rooney entered the draft room. He began asking one scout what he thought of Roethlisberger. Rooney put the guy on the spot in front of everyone and the scout told his true feelings about the quarterback. Then Rooney reminded everyone in the room that he once had passed on a franchise quarterback – Dan Marino – and he hasn't had many worse regrets in the game. He told the leaders in the room to do as they wished, but to at least consider what's been said. \r\n\r\n

* The beauty of asking the scout for his true opinion is that the scout was being asked, in effect, to go over the heads of his bosses. No one really knows whether his opinion played that much of a factor, or how serious Bill Cowher and Kevin Colbert were getting about Andrews, but we do know the story had a happy ending. \r\n\r\n

* A book will be coming out on Dan Rooney next Christmas. I'm hoping it'll have more stories like this. \r\n\r\n

* A warning for draft intellectuals: Don't misinterpret anything Colbert says before the draft. When he says there are 15 players, as he did this past week, you can believe there are 15 players and he will not be trading down. \r\n\r\n

* I couldn't access my e-mail from the southern tip of Baja last week, and when I returned home there was a note from a media source that the Steelers were looking hard at Penn State LB Paul Posluszny. So I e-mailed the source that I believe the Steelers have Jon Beason and Lawrence Timmons rated ahead of Posluszny, and the source replied, \"Yeah, all the agents are saying now that it's going to be Timmons.\" \r\n\r\n

* I also read here that the Steelers sent two reps to Beason's personal workout. One of them led Beason through individual linebacker drills and one interviewed his mother. \r\n\r\n

* I don't know what the Steelers learned about Beason coming out, but they obviously had a high interest level going in. \r\n\r\n

* I think Timmons is a better fit right now but I think Beason is a better football player. My gut tells me Mike Tomlin's first draft – and Colbert's first draft without the heavy hand of Cowher – will trend to the better players. \r\n\r\n

* This is just a hunch, but I think that Timmons is the hot prospect right now with the agents because of the Tribune-Review's recent story about him. It made good sense. Problem is, the guy hasn't done it yet. He's all upside. And at 15? Upside? \r\n\r\n

* Dwayne Jarrett will be in for a visit on April 13th. I think they are looking at him just in case he falls to the second round. \r\n\r\n

* More opinions on more players who are making more visits can be found here through a link in our Steelers Buzz section down below. Don't mean to make you jump around so much, but I have to stop this now. I have a call coming in from Nome. \r\n","skipOnMobile":true,"skipOnMobileReason":"Unsupported Markup","unsupportedMarkup":"body","media":[],"dateOverride":"2007-04-10T09:01:00","authorOverride":"Jim Wexell","role":"SteelCityInsider.com","isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":true,"hotNamesLinked":true,"storyImage":"[MEDIA:382372]","mainImage":{"url":"[MEDIA:382372]"},"thumbnailImage":"[THUMBNAIL:382372]","heroImage":{},"authorImage":"","tags":[{"id":"422","name":"Penn State"},{"id":"345","name":"Florida State"},{"id":"9887","name":"Penn State - Football"},{"id":"9813","name":"Florida State - Football"},{"id":"9819","name":"Miami (Fl) - Football"},{"id":"348","name":"Miami (Fl)"},{"id":"182","name":"Pittsburgh Steelers"},{"id":"Draft","name":"Draft"}],"nodes":["2475748","2483357","2435718","99","653","673","688","2119","2148","2151"],"isActive":true,"inActiveAndMemberHasPublishRights":false,"createdOn":"2007-04-10T09:52:46.753-07:00","createdById":"166721","modifiedOn":"2015-12-18T13:10:29.733-08:00","modifiedBy":"51458","imgs":[],"viewStats":[],"hasVideo":false,"brandUnsafe":false,"breakingNews":false},"editorsChoice":{"siteUrls":["http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1704973-energy-bringers-badasses","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1722620-sci-teams-sports-illustrated","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1644408-long-may-heath-run","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1626251-ups-and-downs-shazier-playcaller","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1614465-qa-peezy-deebo"],"networkUrls":[],"topRibbonWidgets":[],"carouselStoryUrls":["http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1774359-t-j-watt-his-own-man","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1774347-steelers-draft-tj-watt","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1774060-its-show-time","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1773928-drumroll-please","http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1773741-top-10-steelers-fits"],"storyStreamUrls":[],"storyStreamBlacklistUrls":[],"videoStories":[{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1774359","siteId":"68","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"pit","canonicalUrl":"http://pit.scout.com/story/1774359-t-j-watt-his-own-man","shortUrl":"http://pit.scout.com/story/1774359-t-j-watt-his-own-man","siteName":"Steel City Insider","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Pittsburgh","title":"T.J. Watt: His Own Man","subtitle":"","seotitle":"T.J. Watt: His Own Man","caption":"","deck":"With two older brothers already in the NFL, Steelers first-round pick T.J. Watt intends to carve out his own identity.","dateOverride":"2017-04-27T23:09:35-07:00","authorOverride":"Jim Wexell","role":"Publisher","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/04/28/04-17-27watt.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"f4375bea-2ce1-4512-8d22-5771fdc31af2","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/04/28/04-17-27watt.jpg","title":"T.J. Watt","alt":"","description":"T.J. Watt celebrates a sack against Minnesota during the 2016 season.","credit":"Hanisch / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":54,"focalPointY":47,"width":2472,"height":1390},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"f4375bea-2ce1-4512-8d22-5771fdc31af2","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/04/28/04-17-27watt.jpg","title":"T.J. Watt","alt":"","description":"T.J. Watt celebrates a sack against Minnesota during the 2016 season.","credit":"Hanisch / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":54,"focalPointY":47,"width":2472,"height":1390},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/prescott.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDE5NTkyODQ?volume=100","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDE5NTkyODQ","name":"VIDEO: Mayock on T.J. Watt","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDE5NTkyODQ","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/2618178","externalId":"41959284","publishDate":"2017-03-04T23:22:43.017298Z","durationMilliseconds":38000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_f1d31b05473e25ca989fd635d2d30fe3.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"VIDEO: Mayock on T.J. Watt"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1769508","siteId":"68","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"pit","siteFolder":"/nfl/steelers","canonicalUrl":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1769508-the-say-zay-kid","shortUrl":"http://pit.scout.com/story/1769508-the-say-zay-kid","siteName":"Steel City Insider","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Pittsburgh","title":"The Say Zay Kid","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Late Blooming WR Fits Steelers ","caption":"","deck":"What's not for the Steelers to like about Zay Jones? The late-blooming wide receiver from East Carolina checks all of their boxes.","dateOverride":"2017-04-09T10:38:23-07:00","authorOverride":"Jim Wexell","role":"Publisher","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/04/09/04-09-17zjones.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"8f1d5bf8-9639-4811-af3c-40952d1e5d76","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/04/09/04-09-17zjones.jpg","title":"Zay Jones","alt":"","description":"East Carolina Pirate Zay Jones.","credit":"Zay Jones / GUILLORY / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":50,"width":5184,"height":3456},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"8f1d5bf8-9639-4811-af3c-40952d1e5d76","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/04/09/04-09-17zjones.jpg","title":"Zay Jones","alt":"","description":"East Carolina Pirate Zay Jones.","credit":"Zay Jones / GUILLORY / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":50,"width":5184,"height":3456},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/prescott.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDEzMzkzMjU?volume=100","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDEzMzkzMjU","name":"Stock Up - 5 Draft Risers from the Senior Bowl","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDEzMzkzMjU","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/2410719","externalId":"41339325","publishDate":"2017-01-30T16:50:42.944202Z","tags":[],"height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Stock Up - 5 Draft Risers from the Senior Bowl"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1768716","siteId":"68","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"pit","siteFolder":"/nfl/steelers","canonicalUrl":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1768716-mid-round-rbs-fit-steelers-prototype","shortUrl":"http://pit.scout.com/story/1768716-mid-round-rbs-fit-steelers-prototype","siteName":"Steel City Insider","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Pittsburgh","title":"Mid-round RBs Fit Steelers' Prototype","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Mid-Round RBs Fit Steelers' Mold","caption":"","deck":"Jon Ledyard defines the Steelers' prototype at RB, and discusses three mid-round draft prospects who fit it.","dateOverride":"2017-04-06T04:08:20-07:00","authorOverride":"Jon Ledyard","role":"","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/04/06/04-06-17foreman.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"2a188a2c-63ea-43b4-8c74-3f0445998309","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/04/06/04-06-17foreman.jpg","title":"D'Onta Foreman","alt":"","description":"D'Onta Foreman of Texas breaks away for a big run against Texas Tech in a 2016 game.","credit":"D'Onta Foreman / JOHNSON / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":50,"width":2445,"height":1374},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"2a188a2c-63ea-43b4-8c74-3f0445998309","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/04/06/04-06-17foreman.jpg","title":"D'Onta Foreman","alt":"","description":"D'Onta Foreman of Texas breaks away for a big run against Texas Tech in a 2016 game.","credit":"D'Onta Foreman / JOHNSON / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":50,"width":2445,"height":1374},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDIyNDk2OTg?volume=100","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDIyNDk2OTg","name":"Former Texas Longhorns RB D'Onta Foreman Recaps NFL Pro Day Performance","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDIyNDk2OTg","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/2745513","externalId":"42249698","publishDate":"2017-03-29T00:16:30.397727Z","durationMilliseconds":131000,"tags":["Texas Longhorns"],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_58c136ef58b6ab8592afeee0b871ab18.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Former Texas Longhorns RB D'Onta Foreman Recaps NFL Pro Day Performance"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1762221","siteId":"68","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"pit","siteFolder":"/nfl/steelers","canonicalUrl":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1762221-film-sets-budda-baker-free","shortUrl":"http://pit.scout.com/story/1762221-film-sets-budda-baker-free","siteName":"Steel City Insider","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Pittsburgh","title":"Film Sets Budda Baker Free","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Safety Fits Steelers' Nickel","caption":"","deck":"Budda Bakaer drew raves after his performance Saturday at Washington's pro day. The S/CB is a perfect fit for the Steelers, explains Jon Ledyard, in the slot of their oft-used nickel defense.","dateOverride":"2017-03-12T06:00:58-07:00","authorOverride":"Jon Ledyard","role":"","isActive":true,"isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/03/12/03-12-17baker.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"02822196-c0e7-45ed-b5b7-c11b8b0d95ef","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/03/12/03-12-17baker.jpg","title":"Budda Baker","alt":"","description":"Budda Baker celebrates a turnover during Washington's 2016 win at Arizona.","credit":"Sapio / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":48,"focalPointY":48,"width":3045,"height":1711},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"02822196-c0e7-45ed-b5b7-c11b8b0d95ef","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/03/12/03-12-17baker.jpg","title":"Budda Baker","alt":"","description":"Budda Baker celebrates a turnover during Washington's 2016 win at Arizona.","credit":"Sapio / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":48,"focalPointY":48,"width":3045,"height":1711},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDE5NjIyMzk","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDE5NjIyMzk","name":"Washington S Budda Baker at NFL Combine","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDE5NjIyMzk","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/2623621","externalId":"41962239","publishDate":"2017-03-05T23:03:27.280883Z","durationMilliseconds":185000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_b7f996d594364e9883c8ad8951b2f942.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Washington S Budda Baker at NFL Combine"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1761406","siteId":"68","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"pit","siteFolder":"/nfl/steelers","canonicalUrl":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/steelers/story/1761406-in-search-of-press-man-corners","shortUrl":"http://pit.scout.com/story/1761406-in-search-of-press-man-corners","siteName":"Steel City Insider","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Pittsburgh","title":"In Search of Press-Man Corners","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Steelers Hunting Press-Man CBs","caption":"","deck":"If the Steelers strike out today with Dre Kirkpatrick, here are three fast and physical \"No. 1s\" available in the first round of the draft.","dateOverride":"2017-03-09T08:27:08-08:00","authorOverride":"Jim Wexell","role":"Publisher","isActive":true,"isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2017/03/09/03-09-17humphrey.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"ac54f181-334e-45c5-b47f-479dbefd330d","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/03/09/03-09-17humphrey.jpg","title":"Marlon Humphrey","alt":"","description":"Marlon Humphrey of Alabama breaks up a pass to Mike Williams of Clemson in the 2016 season championship game.","credit":"Mercer / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":51,"focalPointY":44,"width":2771,"height":1558},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"ac54f181-334e-45c5-b47f-479dbefd330d","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2017/03/09/03-09-17humphrey.jpg","title":"Marlon Humphrey","alt":"","description":"Marlon Humphrey of Alabama breaks up a pass to Mike Williams of Clemson in the 2016 season championship game.","credit":"Mercer / USA TODAY Sports Images","focalPointX":51,"focalPointY":44,"width":2771,"height":1558},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/prescott.jpg","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDE5NjEyODg","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsNDE5NjEyODg","name":"UCLA CB Fabian Moreau at the NFL Combine","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsNDE5NjEyODg","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.net/pictures/2626571","externalId":"41961288","publishDate":"2017-03-05T20:31:25.571831Z","durationMilliseconds":183000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_04fe766f9febb0c990a77029ff991bbc.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"UCLA CB Fabian Moreau at the NFL Combine"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false}]},"noteConfiguration":[{"id":"4","containerType":"TrendingForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":2,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"0","containerType":"StorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"1","containerType":"ForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"2","containerType":"AdUnit","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"3","containerType":"TrendingStorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],"flags":[{"id":"show-club-activation-text","rule":"_.contains(['133', '138', '154', '155', '156'], siteId)"},{"id":"forums-editors-choice","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"facebook-signin","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"hide-clock","rule":"Date.now() >= new Date('2/4/2015')"},{"id":"proxy-api","rule":"true"},{"id":"disable-autoplay","rule":"(typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'FrontPage' && [204, 143, 8, 73, 196, 194].indexOf(+siteId) == -1) || typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'MessageBoard'"},{"id":"forum-comments","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"one-domain","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"warrior-tv","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"outbrain","rule":"!_.contains(['532'], siteId)"},{"id":"block-ad-970x91-top","rule":"_.contains(['ForumTopics', 'Lobby', 'ForumTopicNew - new', 'ForumTopicNew - reply', 'ForumPrivateMailbox', 'ForumPrivateMessage', 'ForumPrivateMailboxSendTo', 'ForumPrivateMailboxReply'], viewType)"},{"id":"imgx-compression","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"include-addthis","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"vote-forums","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-embed-tool","rule":"screen == 'Desktop'"},{"id":"block-ads","rule":"_.contains(['333'], siteId)"},{"id":"block-ad-1x1","rule":"[143, 73, 75, 537, 532, 78, 12, 15, 540, 570, 156, 194, 238, 333, 14, 518, 106, 43, 10, 454, 334, 239, 6, 335, 44, 336, 165, 337, 455, 368, 512, 338, 166, 45, 340, 428, 341, 46, 148, 132, 342, 456, 429, 457, 430, 458, 167, 420, 47, 343, 459, 460, 168, 445, 546, 446, 16, 431, 164, 517, 433, 432, 135, 543, 241, 140, 130, 449, 219, 215, 205, 169, 461, 170, 462, 8, 171, 172, 173, 344, 48, 434, 345, 107, 347, 17, 415, 108, 174, 435, 350, 13, 348, 162, 175, 349, 176, 177, 136, 19, 463, 240, 204, 351, 203, 242, 464, 178, 564, 352, 465, 353, 179, 109, 354, 145, 146, 181, 515, 128, 182, 157, 210, 141, 425, 180, 444, 355, 436, 183, 438, 443, 439, 437, 356, 199, 513, 440, 357, 466, 184, 467, 358, 359, 18, 185, 187, 360, 186, 7, 110, 514, 511, 188, 361, 363, 202, 362, 364, 339, 346, 86, 365, 208, 366, 510, 189, 441, 190, 516, 191, 192, 147, 137, 468, 226, 159, 469, 193, 367, 442].indexOf(+siteId) == -1"},{"id":"forum-lobby-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [538, 532, 541].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"premium-annual-member-check","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"story-card-video","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'MessageBoard'"},{"id":"carousel-forum-lobby","rule":"!_.contains(['541'], siteId)"},{"id":"scout-widget-mobile","rule":"true"},{"id":"editors-choice","rule":"siteId != 542"},{"id":"new-recruiting-hq","rule":"true"},{"id":"use-classic-forums-link","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"show-theme-classic-new-switch","rule":"[6,7,8,10,12,13,14,15,17,18,19,21,24,25,37,43,44,45,46,47,48,61,62,63,64,65,66,68,69,70,73,75,77,78,86,87,93,101,102,106,107,108,109,110,112,113,114,115,116,117,118,119,120,121,122,123,124,126,127,128,130,131,132,133,135,136,137,138,140,141,142,143,145,146,147,148,149,153,154,155,156,157,159,161,162,163,164,165,166,167,168,169,170,171,172,173,174,175,177,178,179,180,181,183,184,185,186,187,188,189,190,191,192,193,194,196,197,199,201,202,203,204,205,207,208,210,215,220,222,224,225,226,228,230,232,234,235,236,238,239,240,241,242,243,244,245,246,248,249,250,251,252,254,255,256,258,259,260,261,262,263,264,265,266,267,268,269,270,271,272,273,274,275,276,277,279,280,281,282,283,284,285,286,287,288,289,290,291,292,293,294,296,297,298,300,301,302,303,304,305,306,307,308,310,311,312,313,314,315,317,318,320,321,322,323,325,326,327,328,329,330,331,332,333,334,335,336,337,338,339,340,341,342,343,344,345,346,347,348,349,350,351,352,353,354,355,356,357,358,359,361,362,363,364,365,366,367,368,369,370,374,376,379,380,381,382,383,384,385,386,387,388,389,390,391,392,393,394,395,396,397,398,399,400,401,402,403,404,405,406,407,408,409,410,411,412,413,414,415,419,420,425,428,429,430,431,432,433,434,435,436,437,438,439,440,441,442,443,444,445,446,449,451,452,454,455,456,457,458,459,460,461,462,463,464,465,466,467,469,473,508,510,511,512,513,514,515,516,517,518,521,522,526,527,528,529,530,531,532,533,534,535,536,537,538,540,541,543,544,545,546,547,548,549,550,551,552,553,554,555,556,557,558,559,560,561,562,563,565,567].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"outbrain-footer","rule":"_.contains(['Lobby', 'ForumTopics', 'ForumThread', 'ForumThread - Message', 'ForumThread - ScrollTarget'], viewType) && _.contains(['Desktop', 'Tablet', 'Phone'], screen)"},{"id":"avery-strong","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"new-nav-cider-network-menu","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"enable-autoplay-carousel","rule":"(typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && _.contains(['FrontPage', 'MessageBoard'], pagetype) && screen == 'Desktop' && [6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 573, 576].indexOf(+siteId) > -1)"},{"id":"updatebar","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [143, 73, 194, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 86, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 128, 132, 135, 136, 137, 140, 141, 145, 146, 147, 148, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 199, 202, 203, 204, 205, 208, 215, 219, 226, 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 333, 334, 335, 336, 337, 338, 339, 340, 341, 342, 343, 344, 345, 346, 347, 348, 349, 350, 351, 352, 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, 365, 366, 367, 368, 420, 428, 429, 431, 433, 435, 436, 441, 444, 445, 446, 458, 461, 462, 463, 465, 466, 467, 468, 510, 511, 512, 515, 518, 543, 564].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"spotlight-videos-stories-as-photo","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"home-stream","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"auto-editors-choice","rule":"(Math.random() < 0.2 || siteId == '143') && siteId != '78'"},{"id":"block-ad-970x91","rule":"!_.contains(['156', '537'], siteId)"},{"id":"editable-network-menu","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-finder-widget-force-spotlight","rule":"true"},{"id":"new-player-detail","rule":"true"},{"id":"player-quick-view","rule":"true"},{"id":"search-forums","rule":"true"},{"id":"search-news","rule":"true"},{"id":"story-bottom-share","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-finder-video","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"autoplay-toggle","rule":"[6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"homepage-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [538].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"forum-board-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [538].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"spotlight-videos-stories","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"player-detail-tags","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"top-ribbon-widget","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"new-story-page","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"debug-cors","rule":"email == 'genebarrier@gmail.com'"},{"id":"update-avatar","rule":"true"},{"id":"video-only-carousel","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"autoplay-mute","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"upload-photos-enabled","rule":"[224].indexOf(+siteId) > -1","ruleBool":true,"sites":["7","8","14","15","16","18","46","109","145","146","162","168","175","177","179","181","204","215","224","355"]},{"id":"player-list-view-2","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"partitioned-forums-index","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"app-promo-interstitial","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"forum-instertial-ads","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"user-events","rule":"0.25","ruleFloat":0.25,"chance":0.25,"enabled":false},{"id":"merlin","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"upload-videos-enabled","rule":"[224].indexOf(+siteId) > -1","ruleBool":false,"sites":["224"]},{"id":"block-ad-970x91-superleaderboard-top","rule":"[571,572,570,204,73,196,8,194,143,155,567,197,545,77,168,171,219,48,107,17,175,146,183,188,110,190,148,532,243,25,61,62,112,127,75,541,537,565,551,14,106,43,334,239,44,336,165,338,166,341,46,342,430,167,47,16,164,135,140,215,169,170,172,173,174,13,162,176,136,19,240,178,109,145,181,128,182,157,141,180,199,357,184,358,359,18,185,187,360,186,7,12,365,510,189,191,192,566,147,137,468,193,153,138,154,538,126,123,149,101,113,115,63,125,64,65,66,68,69,70,120,71,156,551,530,177,15,6, 454].indexOf(+siteId) === -1"},{"id":"homestream-native-ad","rule":"!_.contains(['573'], siteId)"},{"id":"enable-autoplay-story","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && _.contains(['StoryPage'], pagetype) && screen == 'Desktop'"},{"id":"forums-story-and-video-icons","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"disable-get-story-threads","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"march-madness","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"get-verb-player-search","rule":"true"},{"id":"national-video-link","rule":"true"},{"id":"premium-user","rule":"!!isPM"},{"id":"double-native-ads","rule":"!_.contains(['143','73','77','537', '570'], siteId)"},{"id":"topic-quick-reply","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"story-native-ad","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"new-sidebar","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topstory","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"new-login","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topstory-first-slot","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"story-bottom-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 86, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 130, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 355, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"}],"menu":{"key":"2253","name":"Site 68 Menu","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2254","name":"Forums\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/forums?s=[SiteID]","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2258","name":"News\n","url":"","weight":25,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2259","name":"All\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&start=0&sortBy=Date&site=[DomainName]","weight":746,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2260","name":"Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=4&cfg=draft","weight":747,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2261","name":"Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=4&cfg=fa","weight":748,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2262","name":"Team Info\n","url":"","weight":749,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2263","name":"Roster\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=8&c=2&nid=[FOOTBALLID]&yr=[YR_NFL_ROSTER]","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2264","name":"Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13727","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2265","name":"Schedule\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/blip/schedule","weight":10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2266","name":"Transactions\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13728","weight":15,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12958","name":"Upcoming Events\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/blip/upcoming-events","weight":1000,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2267","name":"Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13716","weight":754,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2268","name":"Standings\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13718","weight":755,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2269","name":"Scoreboard\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13717","weight":756,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2270","name":"Team Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13716","weight":757,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2271","name":"Player Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13715","weight":758,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2272","name":"Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=83&yr=[YR_NFL_FREEAGENCY]","weight":759,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2273","name":"Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=124&yr=[YR_NFL_DRAFT]","weight":760,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"9670","name":"Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/[YR_NFL_DRAFT]-nfl-draft-rankings?s=[SiteID]","weight":100,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9671","name":"Combine\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=22749","weight":105,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9672","name":"Senior Bowl\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=22752","weight":110,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9673","name":"Mock Muncher","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=23612","weight":115,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2274","name":"Fantasy\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/","weight":761,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"8991","name":"Tickets\n","url":"http://tickets.[NETWORKHOST]/[SITEALIAS]-tickets?sid=[SUBDOMAIN]","weight":9999997,"external":true,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12337","name":"Shop","url":"http://scout.fanatics.com/NFL_Pittsburgh_Steelers/?utm_source=scoutcom_nav&utm_medium=bm_referral&utm_term=kw--Scout_NAV|cpn--no_coupon|offer--no_offer","weight":9999998,"external":true,"sectionHead":false}],"siteId":"68"},"networkMenu":{"key":"11863","name":"Network Menu","weight":-10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11864","name":"NCAA","url":"","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11881","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12395","name":"Network - NCAA - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"ncaa"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11882","name":"NCAA Football HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11883","name":"FB Recruiting","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11884","name":"NCAA Basketball HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11885","name":"BK Recruiting","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11886","name":"Tailgating","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":0,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11865","name":"NFL","url":"","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11878","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12396","name":"Network - NFL - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"nfl"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11877","name":"NFL HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11887","name":"Draft Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/nfl/[YR_NFL_DRAFT]-nfl-draft-rankings","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11888","name":"Fantasy","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11889","name":"Tailgating","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":1,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11866","name":"MLB","url":"","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11891","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12397","name":"Network - MLB - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"mlb"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11890","name":"MLB HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11892","name":"Transactions","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/rumors/","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11893","name":"Scouting","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/scouting/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11894","name":"Top Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/a.z?s=243&p=9&c=12&nid=287&lnid=287&pid=88&yr=[YR_MLB_DRAFT]","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":2,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11867","name":"Recruiting","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11896","name":"FB Recruiting HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11897","name":"FB Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-football-prospects","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11898","name":"FB Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-football-commits","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11899","name":"FB Team Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/a.z?s=73&p=9&c=14&yr=[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11900","name":"JC Football","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12430","name":"JUCO Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-prospects?league=JUCO","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12431","name":"JUCO Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-commits?league=JUCO","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12432","name":"JUCO Visits","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-visits?league=JUCO","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11902","name":"BK Recruiting HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11903","name":"BK Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-basketball-prospects","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11904","name":"BK Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-basketball-commits","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":7,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11905","name":"BK Team Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/a.z?s=75&p=9&c=14&cfg=bb&yr=[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":8,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12423","name":"High School Sports","url":"http://www.scout.com/high-school/blip/front","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":9,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":3,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11868","name":"More Sports","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11879","name":"NBA","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12399","name":"Network - More Sports - NBA - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"nba"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11880","name":"Golf","url":"http://www.scout.com/golf/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12533","name":"Cleveland Sports","url":"http://www.scout.com/cleveland-sports","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":4,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11869","name":"Fantasy","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12406","name":"Rankings","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12433","name":"[YR_NFL_FANTASY] Top 200","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-rankings","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12407","name":"QB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-quarterback-rankings","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12408","name":"RB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-running-back-rankings","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12409","name":"WR Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-wide-receiver-rankings","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12410","name":"TE Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-tight-end-rankings","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12411","name":"K Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-kicker-rankings","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12412","name":"DEF Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-defense-rankings","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12413","name":"DL Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-defensive-lineman-rankings","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12414","name":"LB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-linebacker-rankings","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12415","name":"DB Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/[YR_NFL_FANTASY]-fantasy-football-defensive-back-rankings","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11876","name":"Fantasy HQ","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12400","name":"Tools","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12403","name":"Depth Charts","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/depth-charts.cfm","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12402","name":"Bye Weeks","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/byeweeks.cfm","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12401","name":"All Tools","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1554317","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12404","name":"Strength of Schedule","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/strength_of_schedule.cfm","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12405","name":"Mock Draft Simulator","url":"http://fantasymockdraft.scout.com/simulator/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12416","name":"Daily Fantasy","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/news?type=stories&sortBy=Date&site=ScoutFantasy.com&query=DFS","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12417","name":"Forums","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/forums","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12418","name":"Play","url":"http://www.playffwc.com/lobby.php","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12419","name":"Join","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/story/1557795-join-us-at-scout-fantasy","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":5,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11870","name":"Military","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":true,"children":[{"key":"11913","name":"Warrior","url":"http://www.scout.com/military/warrior/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"The latest news and tech from the field of combat.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/warrior.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":6,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11872","name":"Fishing","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11921","name":"North American Fisherman","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishing/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"Fishing news and video from NAF.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/26/fisherman.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11922","name":"Wired2Fish","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/wired2fish","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Gear reviews, guides, and how-to videos for serious anglers.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/wired2fish_1.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12546","name":"Fishhound","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishhound/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"Tracking all things fishing...all the time.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/08/08/fishhound_tile.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11924","name":"Fishulo","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishulo","weight":3,"external":false,"description":"Where to go and what to use to catch more fish in Canada.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/02/01/fishulo_gold.png","index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11980","name":"YakFishTV","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/kayak-fishing/","weight":5,"external":false,"description":"Showing the world what kayak fishing is all about.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/02/YakFishTV%20Icon.png","index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":7,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11871","name":"Hunting","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11918","name":"North American Hunter","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/hunting/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"Hunting news, video, and gear reviews from NAH.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/hunter_square_v2.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11919","name":"The Buck Advisors","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/whitetail-deer/","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Expert advice for whitetail deer hunters.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/hunting_generic.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":8,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11873","name":"Living","weight":10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11927","name":"Gear","url":"http://www.scout.com/gear/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"News and reviews on the hottest gear, fastest cars, and latest tech.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/gear2.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11928","name":"Build","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/build","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Gear reviews and how-to guides for the handyman.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/handy.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11931","name":"Tailgate","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"Recipes, games, and guides for American's fastest-growing sport.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/tailgater.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11930","name":"Garden","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/gardening/","weight":3,"external":false,"description":"Tips and tricks for landscaping and lawn care.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/gardening.png","index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11929","name":"Cook","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/cooking/","weight":4,"external":false,"description":"Recipes and tutorial videos.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/cooking.png","index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":9,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"12398","name":"Membership","url":"http://www.scout.com/membership","weight":11,"external":true,"sectionHead":true,"index":10,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11874","name":"Tickets","url":"http://tickets.scout.com/","weight":12,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":11,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11875","name":"App","url":"https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/scout.com/id969228328","weight":13,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":12,"menu":"primary","isActive":false}]},"taxonomyInfo":{"id":"182","name":"Pittsburgh Steelers","description":"","weight":2,"vocabulary":"scout","classificationNodes":[99],"forumIds":[1893,1896,1897,1895,1898,1899,1901,1902,4460,1905,1906,1907,1908],"parentIds":["178"],"ancestorIds":["182","178","8"],"descendantIds":["182"],"mobile":true,"mobileType":"DoubleLevel","siteIds":["68"],"sites":[{"id":"68","name":"pit (s=68)","domainName":"SteelCityInsider.net","description":"

Powered by Steel City Insider

\n","smallLogo":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/pittsburgh_steelers.png","appDfpHierarchy":"299643/ScoutApp/Sports/NFL/pit/","siteDfpHierarchy":"299643/Scout.com/Sports/NFL/pit/","siteBrand":"Steel City Insider"}]},"noteConfigMap":[["TrendingForumSubThread",{"id":"4","containerType":"TrendingForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":2,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["StorySummary",{"id":"0","containerType":"StorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["ForumSubThread",{"id":"1","containerType":"ForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["AdUnit",{"id":"2","containerType":"AdUnit","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["TrendingStorySummary",{"id":"3","containerType":"TrendingStorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}]]}; var nyneveErrors = []; if (console && console.error) { try { var errors = nyneveErrors; for (var i=0; i < errors.length; i++) { var error = errors[i]; console.error('Nyneve Request Error: ', error); } } catch (e) { console.error('JSON parse error. Nyneve Request Errors.', e); } }