Carney 2017 Steelers’ Mock Draft

With three days left until the 2017 NFL Draft kicks off, I figured it was the best time to take my shot at a seven-round mock draft for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who hold eight picks in total this season. While I’m not a huge fan of the endless mocks that get…


Know Your Enemy: Bengals 2017 NFL Draft Preview

The 2017 NFL Draft is now just a short time away, which means that it will not be long now before we know a lot more about how each team will shape up for the 2017 season. The Pittsburgh Steelers are obviously in need of a quality draft, but the…


Uncertainty-Plagued Players Greatly Complicate Draft Needs

In an ideal world, the Pittsburgh Steelers might actually be entering the 2017 NFL Draft with more answers than questions. But I’ve seen nothing over the course of my life that we live in the best of all possible worlds, and the Steelers’ personnel issues do nothing to change my…


Ravens Emphasizing Having A ‘Strong Offensive Line’

While it was by no means a major liability, the Baltimore Ravens’ offensive line last season was only passable at best at the start of the season, even if it improved over time. But they lost starting right tackle Rick Wagner in free agency and traded center Jeremy Zuttah to…



2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Georgia Tech DE Patrick Gamble

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 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Mississippi S Tony Conner

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 Spin: Greatest Draft Hits – Second Round

The end is near. There are only two rounds left to analyze in this series exploring the Pittsburgh Steelers drafting history during the modern football era (since 1969). What will the past predict about the potential of success for the Steelers 2017 second round draft pick? Apparently, it comes down…


Kevin Colbert Still Worried About CB Senquez Golson

The Pittsburgh Steelers have made it clear over the course of the offseason that they can no longer count on cornerback Senquez Golson potentially being a main contributor on defense moving forward. On Thursday, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert once again drove that point home during his annual pre-draft press…


Report: Steelers Pick Up Fifth-Year Option On LB Ryan Shazier

Not surprisingly, the Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to exercise their fifth-year option on linebacker Ryan Shazier, according to Albert Breer. The Steelers have exercised their fifth-year option on LB Ryan Shazier, per source. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) April 24, 2017 According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Shazier’s fifth-year…


Steelers Have No Medical Update On TE Ladarius Green Ahead Of Draft

It will be interesting to see if the Pittsburgh Steelers ultimately draft a tight end this year and especially being as the future status of Ladarius Green still seems to be somewhat cloudy with the annual college selection process set to get underway Thursday in Philadelphia. As for Green, who…



Colbert Explains Pittsburgh’s Mock Draft Process

It’s rare to get a straight, transparent answer out of the Kevin Colbert/Mike Tomlin pre-draft press conference. They’re a close-to-the-vest team in general and come draft season, they’re not delving into any specifics. Which hey, that’s a respectful and fair process. One specific Colbert did get into was how the…


Schefter: Jabrill Peppers Had Diluted, Failed Drug Test At Combine

This is the worst time for any prospect to deal with bad news and Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers just got hit with one. Per Adam Schefter, the safety/linebacker hybrid failed his Combine drug test due to a diluted urine test. Breaking: Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers tested positive for a diluted sample at…