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Steelers Nab Safety Sean Davis in the 2nd Round
April 30, 2016
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Steelers Nab Safety Sean Davis in the 2nd Round

Talk about cornering the market. The Steelers chose defensive backs with their first two picks, erasing any doubt about which position they intend to improve. Second-round safety Sean Davis from Maryland teams with first-round cornerback Artie Burns from Miami to bolster a secondary that ranked among the league’s worst in...

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Who is This Artie Burns Guy the Steelers Drafted?
April 28, 2016
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Who is This Artie Burns Guy the Steelers Drafted?

With the No. 25 pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers select University of Miami cornerback Artie Burns. Pittsburgh Blitz gives the Steelers a B grade for the pick. “He is a hell of an athlete with speed. The Steelers need corner help. It works.” The Steelers needed a defensive back arguably more than...

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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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