Notre Dame nose tackle Louis Nix III has been linked to the Pittsburgh Steelers in several mock drafts so far this offseason and he reportedly met with the team at the 2014 NFL Combine, according to Jim Wexell of Steel City Insider on Twitter.
According to Wexell, Nix’s meeting with head coach Mike Tomlin went well and he will detail that interview later on his website..
Nix, who weighed in at 331 in Indianapolis, is reportedly down 23 pounds since January.
“I enjoy my weight. People wanted it down so I got it down,” he said, according to Wexell’s tweet.
Nix missed the end of the 2013 college season with a torn meniscus, says his knee is fine.