If you want to infuriate a Pittsburgh Steelers fan, tell them the team should take a wide receiver with their first overall pick in next month’s NFL draft. But ask Jordan Addison, and he would love to be Pittsburgh’s first-round pick.
Addison didn’t hesitate when asked whether he’d like to reunite with Kenny Pickett. “If we reunite, that’d be real cool. Real easy transition,” Addison told Steelers media at the NFL Combine. “Come get me.”
Like Pickett, the Steelers got a pretty good look at the former Pitt receiver during his two seasons practicing across the hall at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex. So it was no surprise to hear he was one of their first formal meetings.
“I met with the Steelers, it was one of my first meetings,” Addison said. “That meeting went well, but I already knew them well. I like the Steelers, and I like the city of Pittsburgh.”
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