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Burress or Bell?

Burress or Bell?

The Steelers have been largely silent during this off-season, keeping a few of their own players and signing a couple of mid-level free agents to help fill in some holes. <br><br> But perhaps more than any other team in the NFL, the Steelers are going to feel the pain of what transpired during this off-season. <br><br> Why?

How about the nine-year, $56.5-million contract extension signed by Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher? And if that one wasn't bad enough, look at the seven-year, $35-million deal wide receiver Laveraneus Coles signed to jump from the Jets to the Redskins. Both deals included $13 million signing bonuses. What do those two deals have to do with the Steelers? It's simple. Urlacher just...

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