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Lolley: Yes, the Steelers have replaced Shazier

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Terrell Edmunds, Friday at Rooney Sports Complex. - DALE LOLLEY / DKPS

Two days into the 2018 NFL Draft, the Steelers have taken a safety, receiver, quarterback and offensive tackle. For a team that had inside linebacker and safety as its biggest needs, that has left a lot of people scratching their heads.

But, those people are thinking inside the box. We can argue whether the Steelers made the right selection when they picked Virginia Tech's Terrell Edmunds in the first round of the draft Thursday night, but the position made sense.

The Steelers wanted to trade up with Carolina to get ahead of Tennessee and select inside linebacker Rashaan Evans. But the Titans, who also were in need of an inside linebacker, knew that as well. So did the Steelers' hated rivals, the Baltimore Ravens.

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