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Mock Draft Monday: Steelers decide to go the cornerback route in Round 1
February 20th, 2017 at 11:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images The usual debate between Pittsburgh Steelers fans is whether the team should draft by Best Player Available strategy, or to focus on a position of need in the early rounds of the selection process. However, the debate this year seems to...

Predicting the Steelers offseason – Part Five: Antonio Brown’s contract and finishing touches
February 20th, 2017 at 6:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images I did not think Steelers GM Kevin Colbert had such a tough job. Whew, I was wrong. Thursday, Friday and Saturday's NFL Draft picks might be in the books, but the offseason is just hitting full stride. The past five...

Steelers 2017 Draft Outlook: Inside linebacker is the biggest wildcard this offseason
February 20th, 2017 at 6:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images Appearances can be deceiving. A look at the Steelers' 2016 starting lineup would give you the impression they are comfortable at inside linebacker, with two first-round draft picks manning the two spots in their 3-4 base defense and 2-4-5 nickel. Add...

Mike Mayock’s position rankings leave options for Steelers in Round 1
February 20th, 2017 at 5:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images The Pittsburgh Steelers would be wise to address the defense in the first round of the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft, but the position which they target is certainly up for debate. Most would agree the team should be targeting an...

Steelers 7 Round Mock Draft: Fear the Mock Saturday edition 4.0
February 18th, 2017 at 7:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images Wait, Saturday? Yeah that's what happens when your day doesn't go as you planned. I apologize to anyone who was looking forward to Friday for "Fear the Mock," unfortunately I encountered a bump in the road that prevented me from...