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Monday, May 9, 2011
Getting to know: Marcus Gilbert

By James Walker

The AFC North blog continues its series on getting to know incoming rookies from the 2011 draft class.

Marcus Gilbert
Second-round pick Marcus Gilbert adds to Pittsburgh's depth at offensive tackle.
Monday we take a look at Pittsburgh Steelers second-round pick and former Florida offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert, who was a college teammate of Steelers Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey.

Here is the full scouting report, courtesy of the well-respected draft guide of The Sporting News:
Those are good strengths but also pretty bad weaknesses Gilbert needs to improve if he wants to protect two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Share your thoughts on Gilbert joining the Steelers in the comment section below.