2009 Draft

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The Player I Most Want To See The Steelers Draft

North Carolina tight end Richard Quinn does not look like much on paper as he caught just 12 passes for 124 yards and a pair of touchdowns during his career at UNC, but do not let the stats fool you. Quinn has shown he has good hands at the combine…


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Draft Day Trades Likely For The Steelers

The Steelers currently have 9 draft picks for this weekends 2009 NFL draft, but do not be surprised if they come out of the draft with only 6 or 7 players. The likelihood of the Steelers trading away a few picks to move up in the early or middle rounds…


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A Few Ohio State Buckeyes Could Be Future Steelers

The buzz around the Steelers draft complex has been heavy this spring with talk about some Ohio State Buckeye draft prospects. The Steelers were front and center for the Buckeye pro day and the Steelers have been successful at robbing the state of Ohio of NFL caliber players over the…


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Steelers First Round Draft Picks By Position Since 1970

Below is the list by position of the first round draft picks the Steelers have made since 1970. Judging by history and current needs of the Steelers, it is a pretty safe assumption that the 2009 first round pick will be a cornerback, offensive lineman or wide receiver. 7 Defensive…


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Steelers Bring In Final Three Draft Prospects On Friday

The Steelers brought in their final three draft prospects for visits on Friday in preparation for next weekend\’s draft. The Friday visitors were: cornerback Ellis Lankster of West Virginia, cornerback Mike Mickens of Cincinnati and wide receiver Louis Murphy of Florida. The Steelers have now reached the limit of 30…


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Steelers Visit With Five More Draft Prospects On Wednesday

The Steelers hosted five more NFL draft prospects on wednesday. These prospects were Wake Forest cornerback Alphonso Smith, Western Michigan safety Louis Delmas, San Jose State defensive lineman Jarron Gilbert, Louisiana-Lafayette wide receiver Jason Cherry and Michigan State defensive end Brandon Long. The Steelers have now brought in a total…


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Steelers Host Five More NFL Draft Prospects On Tuesday

Five more NFL draft prospects are visiting the Steelers on Tuesday. Illinois cornerback Vontae Davis, Oregon center Max Unger, Clemson defensive tackle Dorell Scott, Stillman defensive tackle Sammie Lee Hill and Texas Tech guard Louis Vasquez are all on the South Side today to talk to coaches.


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Steelers 2009 Mock Draft

Below is my 2009 Steelers mock draft for the upcoming NFL draft on April 25th & 26th. Unless anything major happens in the next few days, I will be sticking with this mock draft as my official mock. Please feel free to comment below on why they will or will…




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2009 Steelers Draft Prospects Visits

Below is a running list of the draft prospects the Steelers have had in for visits before the 2009 NFL draft. Teams are allowed 30 visits not counting local area players. Name Position School A.Q. Shipley Center Penn State Scott McKillop Linebacker Pittsburgh C.J. Davis Guard Pittsburgh Mike Thomas Wide…



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Steelers Bring In UNLV FB Frank Summers For Visit

UNLV fullback Frank Summers was brought in today by the Steelers for a pre draft visit today on the South side. Summers, measures in at 5-foot-10, 230 pounds and is projected to be a late round draft pick. The Steelers staff worked out Summers on his pro day after all…


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Steelers Bring In Oregon DT Ra\’Shon Harris For Visit

The Steelers will host yet another of their 30 aloted draft prospects today in Pittsburgh as Oregon defensive tackle Ra\’Shon Harris will be brought in for a visit. Harris who measures 6-feet-4, 300 pounds, was a one year starter at Oregon and is currently projected to be drafted in round…


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Draft Prospects Loadholt & Burnett Visit On Wednesday

The Steelers are visiting with two more draft prospects today. Oklahoma left tackle Phil Loadholt and University of Central Florida defensive back Joe Burnett are in Pittsburgh visiting with the Steelers coaches at the team\’s complex. Loadholt is a beast at 6-8, 345-pounds and played left tackle for the Sooners…




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Steelers Visit With Penn State Center Shipley

The Steelers are visiting with Penn State center A.Q. Shipley today in Pittsburgh. Shipley won the Rimington Trophy in 2008, which is an award given to the nation\’s top college center. The Steelers are looking to draft a few offensive lineman in the 2009 NFL draft and Shipley is currently…



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Tomlin Attends Pat White Pro Day

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was in attendance for the Pro Day of former WVU quarterback Pat White on Thursday. White repotedly showed off his quick movement and strong arm for those in attendance and said that there weren’t any requests to see him run routes as a receiver. White…


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Alex Mack Run Blocking Video Highlights

I am very high on University of California center Alex Mack and if available with the last pick in the first round I really think the Steelers will select him. Mack said at the NFL combine that he would be willing to play guard in the NFL. “At the guard…


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QB Pat White Would Love To Play For Steelers

Former West Virginia quarterback Pat White was at the NFL Network on Tuesday taping segments to go on the Network and chatting live with fans online. White mentioned that he comes from a Steeler family and is hoping they will take him in the 2009 draft. White also mentioned that…



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2009 NFL Combine Results

The 2009 NFL Combine starts on Thursday in Indianapolis with weigh ins of height and weight measurements and interviews. We will have the complete results of the combine stats in sortable fashion. Drills and 40 yard dashes begin on Saturday. Please follow the links below to keep up to date…


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Center Alex Mack Will Not Participate At NFL Combine

University of California center Alex Mack sprained his ankle on Monday, and it will prevent him from participating in drills this week in Indianapolis at the 2009 NFL Combine. “While preparing for the combine on Monday with my trainer, I suffered a sprained ankle,” Mack said. “The injury isn’t serious,…