The Steelers Must Re-sign Ike Taylor Now

The Steelers did not select a defensive back until the third round of the 2011 draft, after many believed it was their top priority. This, as the Post-Gazette’s Ron Cook states, makes re-signing Ike Taylor critical for the Steelers:

“It’s hard to imagine them going into next season with Bryant McFadden and William Gay as their only veteran cornerbacks. It’s not as if there’s one out there in free agency whom they can afford or who fits into their defensive scheme, which requires a corner to tackle on run support as well as cover. You can forget about them signing Oakland Raiders free agent Nnamdi Asomugha to a huge deal. It’s not their way to sell out for any free agent.”

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