The Pittsburgh Steelers, along with the 31 other NFL organizations, are preparing for the 2021 NFL Draft. On Wednesday, the league released the compensatory selections for the upcoming draft. There was a large group of Steelers fans who thought the team would be pocketing two extra draft picks in 2021, but it was announced the Steelers were only able to garner one compensatory pick.
The pick was a 4th round selection after the departure of Javon Hargrave to the Philadelphia Eagles in free agency prior to the 2020 season.
With that said, let’s take a look at when the Steelers pick in every round of the upcoming draft:
Pick No. 24
Pick No. 55
Pick No. 88
Pick No. 129
Pick No. 140
Pick No. 216
Pick No. 246
Pick No. 255
So, there you have it! The Pittsburgh Steelers will have 8 total selections in the 2021 NFL Draft. You might be wondering, when is the draft this year? Here is all the information you need to know below:
Date: Thursday, April 29 (Round 1) | Friday, April 30 (Rounds 2-3) | Saturday, May 1 (Rounds 4-7)
Start time: 8 p.m. ET (Thursday) | 7 p.m. ET (Friday) | Noon ET (Saturday)
TV channel: NFL Network | ESPN
Live stream: NFL app
Be sure to stay tuned to BTSC for the latest news and notes surrounding the black and gold as they prepare for the new league year, NFL Free Agency and the 2021 NFL Draft.