2017 NFL Draft: First Round Discussion Thread

The 2017 NFL Draft will be getting underway in Philadelphia less than 30 minutes from now and as usual, we will have a thread dedicated to each day. Thursday night the first-round will take place with the Pittsburgh Steelers scheduled to pick 30th overall. We’ll fill in the picks as…


Kozora’s Final Round One Steelers’ Draft Thoughts

Saying my piece one final time before Round One kicks off here in about two hours. Breaking down the favorites for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ choice at 30 and the pros/cons of each player and position. One last time, let me know who you think the pick will be at 30…


Bryan: 2017 Pre-Draft Final Thoughts

We still have a few hours remaining until the 2017 NFL Draft gets underway in Philadelphia and with that, I have a few final thoughts roaming around inside my head to pass along to all of you. Most are related to the Pittsburgh Steelers while others are just generic in…



2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Alabama WR ArDarius Stewart

From now until the 2017 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked…


Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Our last fireside chat before the draft. One non-draft related gripes. Maybe you can relate. Dear ATM Machine (I’m dumb): please do not loudly beep when I’m trying to put in my PIN number, alerting the entire world that I’m putting in my PIN number. Zero* BEEP! Zero BEEP! Zero BEEP! Zero BEEP!  Maybe, ya know, turn the volume…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Utah CB Brian Allen

From now until the 2017 NFL Draft takes place, we hope to showcase as many prospects as possible and examine both their strengths and weaknesses. Most of these profiles will feature individuals that the Pittsburgh Steelers are likely to have an interest in, while a few others will be top-ranked…


2017 Steelers Depot Staff Mock Draft Recap

The 2017 NFL Draft is still several hours away from getting underway and now all we can do is sit back and wait. All of the Steelers Depot staff members have submitted their final Pittsburgh Steelers mock drafts for 2017 and in case you missed any of them they are…


Colbert On Draft Collaboration: ‘It’s Not One Man’s Opinion’

The process. From one spring to the next, when it comes to the NFL Draft, it’s all about the process. It’s a loosely agreed upon formula around the league, although every team has its own power structures and dynamics. The Pittsburgh Steelers have long operated largely with the head coach…



Devil’s Advocate: Least Urgent – Edge Or DB

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…


Steelers Draft Day Packet: What You Need To Know

It is finally here. Months of speculation is thankfully about to end and we’re going to get some answers. Provided they don’t trade out for the first time in forever, they’ll have a shiny new first round pick. We’ve thrown so much draft info at you during this process that…


Steelers 2017 First-Round Targets

Ordinarily, my time writing for Steelers Depot has been filled with more concrete matters. I have for the most part left the vast majority of the pre-draft heavy lifting to the rest of our writing staff, particularly Alex Kozora, who is probably an honorary BLESTO scout at this point or…


Kozora: Complete 2017 Seven Round Mock Draft

My full, seven round mock draft for the 5th year in a row. Labor of love but one of my favorite articles to write. Hope you guys enjoy it. Merry Draft Day. Round One 1. CLE – Myles Garrett/DE Texas A&M: There may still be some debate about whether the…