|Player||Maurkice Pouncey - C - Florida|
|Pick||Round 1, Selection 18 (18 Overall)|
|Ht: 6-5 Wt: 304 Forty: 5.25 10-Yard: 1.78 20-Yard: 2.94 Shuttle: Cone: 7.74 Bench Press: -- Reps|
#20 out of 550 overall
When the Pittsburgh Steelers selected University of Florida C Maurkice Pouncey, it shouldn't have come to a surprise.
Widely believed to be the top center available for this year's draft, Pouncey is also capable of playing guard.
Pouncey may be asked to back up starting C Justin Hartwig this season, but he'll eventually supplant the veteran interior lineman.
It's also possible that Pouncey competes for playing time this season against starting G Trai Essex.- Adam Caplan
Maurkice Pouncey's Player Page on Scout.com
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