Steelers Will Start New DB Sean Davis Off At Strong Safety

The Pittsburgh Steelers continued to address their secondary in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft on Friday with the selection of Maryland defensive back Sean Davis. After the pick was made, Steelers defensive backs coach Carnell Lake addressed the media to talk about his newest player. “Really a…


Pittsburgh Steelers Select Maryland S Sean Davis In Second Round

The Pittsburgh Steelers have drafted Maryland safety Sean Davis with the 58th pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. Davis was a 40 game starter in 50 career games with Maryland. In 2015, he recorded 88 tackles, forcing five fumbles, and three interceptions. Throughout his career, he mixed between safety and…


2016 NFL Draft: Second & Third Round Discussion Thread

Welcome back my friends and I hope you are ready for another long night of draft talk as the second round will be getting underway very soon. The Pittsburgh Steelers are scheduled to pick 27th overall in the second round on this Friday night and 26th overall in the third…



CB Artie Burns Will Spend His Senior Season At Steelers University

By now, most of you should have already fully digested the Pittsburgh Steelers decision to select Miami cornerback Artie Burns with the 25th overall selection in Thursday’s first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. While the debate will continue as to whether or not the Steelers made a need-reach in…


Video: Watch Mike Tomlin Call Artie Burns

This is clearly on the softer side of our news on Pittsburgh Steelers’ first round corner Artie Burns. But it is way too cool not to share. Steelers.com captured the moment Mike Tomlin got on the line to tell Burns he was their pick. Check it out. There's nothing like…


Pittsburgh Steelers’ Day Two Big Board

Now that the Day One festivities are over, rounds two and three of the NFL Draft are coming up in only a couple hours. With that in mind, and understanding it is even tougher to project these rounds than the first (which I/we were all wrong about), let’s give it…



Around The North: Baltimore Ravens Day One Recap

If Joe Flacco is truly an elite quarterback, it will be crucial for the Baltimore Ravens to protect him. That starts on the offensive line, and that starts with newest Raven Ronnie Stanley, chosen with the 6th overall pick. An offensive tackle out of Notre Dame, Stanley started 24 career…



Houston - William Jackson III

Around The North: Cincinnati Bengals Day One Recap

Well, that’s a stab in the back with a nasty twist of the knife. With the No. 24 overall pick in the 2016 Draft, the Cincinnati Bengals selected Houston cornerback William Jackson III, just one pick ahead of the Steelers, possibly forcing the Steelers’ hand with the Artie Burns selection….


Corey Coleman

Around The North: Cleveland Browns Day One Recap

For the first time since 2005, the Cleveland Browns selected a wide receiver in the first round of the NFL Draft, selecting Baylor’s Corey Coleman with the No. 15 overall selection, trading back with the Tennessee Titans. With the trade back into the middle of the first round, the Browns…


2016 AFC North Day Two Roundup

Today is Friday, April 29, 2016. Today is Day Two of the 2016 NFL Draft, which means that today will see to the second and third rounds of the draft in the wake of the completion of round one just hours ago, as of the time of this writing. (Almost)…


Evaluating The Value: Cornerback Artie Burns

For each of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ draft picks, Luc Polglaze and Josh Carney will take turns breaking down the value of each pick. Not the overall talent, not the scheme fit. In a vacuum, if the pick matched up with that talent. In essence: was this good value or was…


Film Room: Artie Burns’ Playmaking Ability

Earlier, we covered some of the press man principles we’re seeing more out of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense. And how Artie Burns’ length comes at a major advantage, allowing the team do more of that – and more effectively – with him on the field. But he’s also a playmaker…