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Slaton, Magee Still Mulling Possibilities

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Steve Slaton has yet to receive his NFL paperwork, but is heavily considering making the move to the professional level. The back confirmed his interest and noted that he would decide shortly after the Fiesta Bowl.

Slaton has been projected by some sources, including draft expert Mel Kiper, Jr., to go in the first three rounds. Kiper, Jr. did, however, confirm that he does not think Slaton will go in thye first round, writing "Slaton did not have a strong finish to the regular season. He has great speed, but Slaton is (not) a guaranteed first-round pick because he's not an everydown back, but more of a... Recommended Stories

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