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I was mildly surprised the Suisham didn't receive competition in the form of a young kicker during the draft or from a veteran in free agency. His numbers, while decent, are nothing special, and his leg isn't strong enough to be considered a viable solution in the long term.
Suisham will be the team's kicker in 2012 unless something unbelievable happens in the interim. What happens after that, however, depends on how he does this year. If he has a big year or even a good one, he will continue to kick either in Pittsburgh or with another team.
If he doesn't, he probably is done. His career numbers aren't very good and he doesn't really have much going for him in a league with only a tiny number of kicking jobs.
The new kickoff rules implemented last year were a blow, and teams won't likely need kickoff specialists nearly so much.