Steelers training camp: Pros and cons of each of the QB candidates

Right now, the Pittsburgh Steelers have three candidates for the starting quarterback job. Mitch Trubisky, Mason Rudolph and Kenny Pickett are all working hard at training camp to impress the coaches but all three guys have positives and negatives to putting them on the field. Here are our pros and cons for each candidate.

Mitch Trubisky

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Best overall talent of the three

NFL experience

Great blend of athleticism and arm talent


Inexperience in the system

Lack of NFL success


Mason Rudolph

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Most experience with the system

Proved he can win as a starter

“Safe” choice


Not statistically productive in starts

Fans might riot

Very minimal room for growth

Kenny Pickett

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Most athletic of the group

Team invested in him as the future

The fan favorite


Least experienced of the trio

Been inconsistent in practices

Needs more time with the system

Story originally appeared on Steelers Wire