Consider him to be a tad biased when it comes to all things running back but Jerome Bettis is over the moon that the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Najee Harris in the first round of last week’s draft. To Bettis, this is the Steelers realizing they must return to their roots.
Bettis joined NFL Network’s Good Morning Football To Talk about it.
“I was ecstatic when they made the pick,” Bettis told the show. “I thought they didn’t understand or recognize the error of their ways. They went away from the power running game. With that pick, they realized, we need to get back to running the football.