Saturday, May 03, 2008

Steelers add WR

The Dorian Bryant mystery is over.

The Purdue WR/return man failed his physical with the Steelers, which is why he was in town Thursday, but not with the team Friday when mini-camp opened.

The Steelers signed Wake Forst wide receiver Kevin Marion to take his place on the roster.

The 5-foot-10 Marion caught 44 passes for 485 yards and one touchdown during his career at Wake Forest, making 18 catches for 192 yards as a senior in 2007.

2 comments:

Josh Soltis said...

Do you know if Kevin provides the same skills on returns that Bryant did? I've not been able to find much info on this guy. Thanks!

Dale Lolley said...

He's a blazer. But you're talking about - in the case of both guys - players who have little chance to make the team.