If you’re not only ranking players, but also grouping them in tiers, tight ends are an interesting test case. Jimmy Graham is a one-man tier, with Gronkowski and Julius Thomas, both potential second-round picks, in the next group.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Questions will be answered when Pitt hosts No. 11 Florida State in its ACC opener tonight at Heinz Field, including, perhaps, this one: what can their new, home-grown tight ends do to allay fears about Paul Chryst’s offense?
Studs like Graham and Gronkowski are in a league of their own, but the position offers solid players.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Head coach Paul Chryst got what he ultimately wanted in Buffalo, but the Panthers still want more from their offense, and they could get some help this weekend.
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