Obi Melifonwu


Steelers Present For Connecticut Pro Day To Watch Obi Melifonwu

10 days ago it was reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers were planning to bring Connecticut defensive back Obi Melifonwu in for a pre-draft visit and so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the team reportedly had somebody present to watch him go through the paces at his Wednesday pro…


CBS 2017 Mock Draft: Steelers Take S Obi Melifonwu In First Round

All aboard the Obi Melifonwu train. CBS Sports’ Rob Rang just released his newest mock draft to kick off this Monday and he has the Pittsburgh Steelers taking the UConn safety with the 30th overall pick. Here’s his full explanation. “Two years ago, it was former Husky Byron Jones who…


Kozora 2017 Steelers Mock Draft: Version 3.0

Back for my third crack at a mock draft, the first one I’ve written following the all-important 2017 NFL Combine. If you missed the first two mocks, there will be links to them after this paragraph. Mixed this one up a bit from the other two so I’m excited to…


Report: UConn Safety Obi Melifonwu Scheduled To Visit Steelers

UConn safety Obi Melifonwu is scheduled to make an official, pre-draft visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers, according to a report by the¬†Houston Chronicle’s¬†Aaron Wilson. UConn safety Obi Melifonwu to visit Steelers, Seahawks, Saints https://t.co/Q5Ruka6pea via @HoustonChron — Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) March 12, 2017 A date for his visit was not…


2017 NFL Combine Day Four Recap

The 2017 NFL Combine is in the books. It ended with a bang, the defensive backs looking good across the board and hammering home the point of how insanely good this class is, especially on the defensive side of the football.Let’s talk about it. Cornerbacks – Excited that Chidobe Awuzie…


2017 NFL Draft Player Profiles: UConn S Obi Melifonwu

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…


Senior Bowl Day 1: Weigh Ins

Today marks the first official day of all the fun stuff the 68th Senior Bowl has to offer. Early wakeup for things, an 8:30 AM weigh-in for the North and South squads. The Pittsburgh Steelers sent their usual throng of scouts. The ones I saw: Mark Bruener, Chidi Iwuoma, Mark…