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Snell will settle for No. 24 … and little else

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Benny Snell Jr. hits the heavy bag Friday at Steelers minicamp -- MATT SUNDAY / DKPS

Benny Snell Jr. is nothing if not confident.

How else can one explain his desire to wear No. 26 with the Steelers, last worn by now-departed Le'Veon Bell?

Snell didn't get No. 26, the same one he wore at Kentucky. That will be worn by new linebacker Mark Barron -- a former safety who qualifies for that number despite the NFL rules regarding such things -- meaning Snell had to settle for No. 24.

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