With the season ready to kick off this week, lets talk a quick peek into the future of the NFL draft. Based on the 2017 free agency, and the Steelers PUP list, there are a couple of clear future needs already forming.
2016 Mock Draft Database
The Pittsburgh Steelers need help in the secondary, and in Mel Kiper Jr.'s latest 3-round mock draft he has the team selecting defensive backs early and often.
SB Nation's yearly tradition of the writer's NFL Mock Draft is ongoing, and with the 25th selection the Steelers took CB William Jackson III from Houston.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are a team with numerous needs on the defensive side of the ball. However, in the latest NFL.com mock draft, they have Pittsburgh taking two offensive players in the first 4 rounds.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have openly admitted they are going to be focused on the defensive side of the ball in the upcoming NFL Draft. Which is why it was a surprise to see the team predicted to take a WR in the second round.
With the NFL scouting combine in the books, it's time for teams to focus on free agency and pro days. So with the dust settled on the Underwear Olympics, lets see how running fast and jumping high have changed the dynamics of the 2016 NFL Draft.
Todd McShay released his Mock Draft 3.0 Wednesday, and the ESPN NFL Draft expert sees the Steelers taking a CB with their 1st overall pick.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are now searching for someone to help bridge the gap left by Heath Miller's retirement. This latest mock draft has the team taking a TE in the first round to do just that.
The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly are a team who relies on the draft to continually add talent and depth to their roster. In the latest Sports Illustrated 2-round mock draft, the team goes with two positions which aren't cornerback in the first two rounds of the draft.
Everyone who follows the Pittsburgh Steelers knows they need to address some holes on the defensive side of the football, but in the latest Mock Draft they have Pittsburgh surprising many and taking an offensive tackle in Round 1.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking for secondary help, and the latest mock draft has the Steelers taking a cornerback. This particular mock has the Steelers linked to the Ohio State CB Eli Apple.
The Pittsburgh Steelers most glaring need in the upcoming NFL Draft is in the team' secondary. Could the Steelers really go CB and S in Rounds 1 and 2? The latest SB Nation 2-round mock draft thinks so...