Steelers Bring In CB Keenan Lewis For Visit

The Pittsburgh Steelers may have drafted a cornerback last night but they aren’t done exploring the position. Ed Bouchette reports the team is hosting CB Keenan Lewis for a visit today. Steelers taking a look at their former CB Keenan Lewis, 31, who arrived at their facility this am. Left…



Statistical Reasons Why You Should Continue To Love James Conner

James Conner is the embodiment of Pittsburgh, both on the field and in his heart. Born in Erie, Pennsylvania, and a former member of the Pittsburgh Panthers, Conner has never played football for a team outside of the Pennsylvania. And by becoming a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers organization last…


Saxon: James Conner A ‘Pittsburgh Steelers Type’ At Running Back

In case you were wondering why the Pittsburgh Steelers targeted Pittsburgh running back James Conner in the draft, I think running back coach James Saxon made it pretty obvious early in his press conference about the selection when he described him as “a no-frills football player in terms of running…


Around The North: Cleveland Browns Day Two Recap

Following up a rather strong Day 1, the Cleveland Browns hit another home run with the 52nd overall pick to start Day 2. At No. 52, the Browns waited to get their guy at quarterback in Notre Dame’s DeShone Kizer. It was surprising that no team traded up into the…



Around The North: Baltimore Ravens’ Day Two Recap

When you talk about “winners” through two days of the 2017 NFL draft, if the Baltimore Ravens aren’t in the discussion, let alone the leaders, well, then you’re just flat out wrong. Ozzie Newsome continues to be a master at the draft, continuing his strong stretch of drafts Friday as…


Lake: Sutton A Player With Whom Steelers ‘Able To Call Any Defense’

I think it’s safe to say that when Pittsburgh Steelers fans went to bed on Thursday night with visions of cornerbacks dancing in their heads, the name that they heard being announced was not Cameron Sutton. But that was the cornerback that they ended up taking with the 94th-overall selection…


Steelers 2017 Day-Three Draft Targets

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had the luxury of having four selections to make over the course of the first three rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft, within the top 105 spots. Utilizing those resources, they have been able to bolster four key positions, split evenly on both sides of the…


Devil’s Advocate: Value Of ‘Draft Value’

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…



Character A Defining Theme On Day Two Around The Division

Yesterday was certainly an…interesting day of the draft for the AFC North, and one that provided a study in contrasts. While the Cincinnati Bengals and the Baltimore Ravens favored on-field talent in the face of legitimate off-field concerns with some of their draft picks, the Pittsburgh Steelers valued character heavily…


2017 Offseason Questions: Cornerback Still A Major ‘Want’?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…


Carnell Lake On New Steelers CB Cameron Sutton: ‘He Knows How To Cover’

As expected. the Pittsburgh Steelers selected a cornerback during day-two of the 2017 NFL Draft and they did so with their first of two third-round picks. Drafted with the 63rd overall selection was Tennessee cornerback Cameron Sutton, who measured in at the scouting combine at 5112, 188-pounds. After he was…


Kozora: Initial Reaction To Sutton, Conner Selections

As we’ve been doing through the draft, my quick hits on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ selections of CB Cam Sutton and RB James Conner. The pros, cons, and how they fit into their side of the ball. And of course, let me know your thoughts on those two guys and the…