Report: Steelers To Meet With Florida State WR Kelvin Benjamin, Mississippi WR Donte Moncrief At Combine
The Pittsburgh Steelers are allowed to meet with 60 players for 15 minutes each at the 2014 NFL Combine this week and while we will never know the full list of players they met with, a few names have started to emerge.
According to Jim Wexell of Steel City Sports on Twitter, Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin and Mississippi wide receiver Donte Moncrief have both said they are scheduled to meet with the Steelers.
Benjamin reportedly measured in at the combine at 6 foot, 5 inches, 240 pounds and has 34 7/8 arms to go along with a 10 1/4 hand size.
Benjamin, an underclassmen who declared for the draft after FSU won the National Championship, caught 54 passes for 1011 yards in 2013. His 15 touchdown receptions led the ACC and ranked tied for third in the nation. He is currently projected to be drafted somewhere in the first round.
Moncrief reportedly measured in at the combine at 6 foot, 2 inches, 221 pounds and has 32 3/8 arms to go along with a 9 1/8 hand size.
Moncrief, who declared for the draft following his junior season, finished his Ole Miss career ranked third in school history in receptions (156), receiving yards (2,371) and receiving touchdowns (20) and second in 100-yard receiving games (9). In 2013 he registered 59 catches for 938 yards and six touchdowns.
Moncrief is currently projected to be drafted in the third or fourth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.