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Steelers Select CB Artie Burns in First Round of NFL Draft
April 28, 2016
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Steelers Select CB Artie Burns in First Round of NFL Draft

It took them nearly two decades, but the Steelers finally drafted a cornerback in the first round when they chose Artie Burns of the University of Miami on Thursday night. He became the first cornerback selected by the Steelers in the first round in 19 years, since they selected Chad Scott No. 1 in 1997. The Steelers took Burns...

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Armchair GM: What Steelers Player's Visits Tell Us
April 13, 2016
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Armchair GM: What Steelers Player's Visits Tell Us

We all know the Steelers 30th ranked pass defense is in need of help but the players visits give a good indication of where the Steelers will be going for the rest of the Draft. Some of visits are not surprising but there’s more than one that raises an eyebrow. From the excellent draft site Walterfootball.com we have a...

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Steelers Could be Eyeing Corner in the First Round
February 23, 2016
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Steelers Could be Eyeing Corner in the First Round

With just two months remaining until the NFL draft, team officials from every team in the league are assessing needs and starting to hone in on prospects. With the NFL combines being held this week in Indianapolis, Indiana, everyone will be looking to find that diamond in the rough. For the Pittsburgh Steelers, it would seem...

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Steelers Sign Pair of Rookies and Camp Participants
May 11, 2015
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Steelers Sign Pair of Rookies and Camp Participants

Earlier in the day, the team inked two of their draft picks to entry-level deals The Steelers signed fourth-round pick Doran Grant and sixth-round pick Anthony Chickillo to entry-level contracts. Grant, a cornerback, started 30 of 54 games at Ohio State, where he posted 146 tackles and nine interceptions. He was first-team...

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Armchair GM – Steelers' 2015 Draft Analysis
May 04, 2015
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Armchair GM – Steelers' 2015 Draft Analysis

Defense…. Defense…. Defense…. Defense…. Go D…. The Steelers are pretty happy with where the team is on the offensive side of the ball. Other than a ‘too good to pass up’ wide receiver and a local talent in a position of need we went all defense. They went virtually all back of the line...

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