NFL Draft

Steelers Select LB Anthony Chickillo with Extra 6th Rounder
May 02, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Select LB Anthony Chickillo with Extra 6th Rounder

Steelers select Miami defensive end Anthony Chickillo with compensatory pick in sixth round Pass rushers are piling up in Pittsburgh. Former Steelers linebacker and current outside linebackers coach is happy about it. With their compensatory sixth-round pick and 212th overall, the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted 6-foot-3, 267-pound...

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Steelers Select Central Michigan DE L.T. Walton in 6th Round
May 02, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Select Central Michigan DE L.T. Walton in 6th Round

L.T. Walton’s selection gave the Steelers four defensive players among their first six draft choices. The Steelers went outside the Big Ten and SEC for the first time when they drafted defensive lineman L.T. Walton of Central Michigan with their first of two picks in the sixth round. Walton is 6-5, 319 pound and played in the...

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Steelers Add TE Depth with Selection of Jesse James in 5th Round
May 02, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Add TE Depth with Selection of Jesse James in 5th Round

Jesse James, a South Allegheny graduate, was among the highest-rated tight ends in this year’s draft. At some point, the Steelers had to come to grips with the inevitable — finding tight end Heath Miller’s successor. On Saturday, the Steelers didn’t look far while on the clock in the fifth round of the NFL...

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Steelers Select CB Doran Grant in the 4th Round
May 02, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Select CB Doran Grant in the 4th Round

With their 4th round pick the Steelers added another DB to their thin secondary by selecting Ohio State CB Doran Grant The Pittsburgh Steelers doubled up on cornerbacks with Doran Grant out of Ohio State. When the Steelers took the 5-foot-10, 200-pound Grant with the 121st overall pick he became the 16th cornerback taken in the...

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Sammie Coates Drafted by Steelers in 3rd Round
May 01, 2015
Pittsburgh Steelers

Sammie Coates Drafted by Steelers in 3rd Round

Sammy Coates can ‘fly” and the Steelers group of WR’s just got really scary with their 3rd round selection out of Auburn! Sammie Coates is coming to the to Steel City. The former Auburn wide receiver was selected in the third round of the NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the No. 87 overall pick Friday night....

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