2012 NFL Draft: 5 Tall Receivers the Steelers Could Target to Replace Hines Ward

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2012 NFL Draft: 5 Tall Receivers the Steelers Could Target to Replace Hines Ward
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Even with Hines Ward’s career winding down, the Steelers seem set at the wide receiver position. The emergence of Antonio Brown from a sixth-round pick to an explosive playmaker has further aided the situation, while Emmanuel Sanders seems to be shaping up into a solid slot receiver.

However, Ben Roethlisberger has asked for a tall receiver since Plaxico Burress left, citing the need for a red zone target as well as someone who could create mismatches for the secondary.

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