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…



Rookie Draft Class Should Have Opportunities To Contribute

Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin has been asked on numerous occasions over the course of the offseason about how he views the potential impact of the 2017 NFL Draft class in light of the contributions and success of the team’s draft class from last season, which ended up producing…


Marczi 2017 Steelers Mock Draft

I’ll admit that I’ve never been a big fan of mock drafts, at least the way that the mock draft has come to monopolize the draft discussion for months on end. But I’ve also come to appreciate it as a tool that helps to put things into focus. While it’s…


Trubisky Or Not Trubisky: That Is The Question For Browns

The Cleveland Browns have two picks in the top 12 spots of the first round, including the first pick in the draft, barring any trades. While the Browns are at this point expected to do the most-widely-mocked and draft outside linebacker Myles Garrett, they know that their quarterback situation—going on…


2017 Offseason Questions: So Who’s It Going To Be?

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…


Steelers 2017 Draft: Major Media Mock Draft Roundup

The 2017 NFL Draft will be getting underway in Philadelphia in less than 24 hours from now and it looks like most of the major media analysts have their final mocks out. Below, I have compiled who mocked who to the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first-round at 30th overall and…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Penn State LB Brandon Bell

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…


Steelers 2017 Mock Draft Contest

The 2017 NFL Draft will get underway Thursday evening in Philadelphia and once again I’m running a Pittsburgh Steelers mock draft contest. This is the same contest that I’ve run the last three years and once again the winner will receive $100. New this year is a book giveaway for the top…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Louisiana Tech WR Carlos Henderson

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…


Recap Of Steelers’ Draft Pick Trade History During Kevin Colbert Era

With the 2017 NFL Draft now just a little more than 24 hours away from getting underway in Philadelphia, there’s a lot of fans wondering if the Pittsburgh Steelers will ultimately participate in any trades during the annual college selection event. During his Monday pre-draft press conference, Steelers general manager Kevin…


New Video Pulls Back Curtain Behind Steelers’ Draft Process

Steelers.com has an awesome video on the people who actually matter during the draft process, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ front office and coaching staff. Included in the eight minute video are interviews with Art Rooney II, Kevin Colbert, and Director of College Scouting Phil Kreidler.  They go through the history of…


Valente 2017 Steelers Mock Draft

I cannot even count the about the amount of times that I ran Fanspeak’s mock draft simulator to pass time during this semester. After running through every possible scenario imaginable on Fanspeak’s simulator, I am now ready to write the final test and publish my first seven round Steelers’ mock…