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2021 NFL Mock Draft: Recap of the 7-round Steelers Draft

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

Round 1: Pick 24 - Travis Etienne RB Clemson I went into Friday thinking that there could be a defensive player that I couldn’t pass on. I was actually thinking that maybe Jaycee Horn (#13 pick) or maybe Jaelen Phillips (#9 pick) would be available, so much for that. As commissioner, I did not have time to attempt many trades as there is a pile of work to do behind the scenes.

Ex-Steelers RB James Conner to Meet with Arizona Cardinals

Monday, April 12th, 2021

The Arizona Cardinals are further exploring one of their options at running back. James Conner, who became an unrestricted free agent last month, will reportedly meet with the Cardinals on Monday. He will undergo a physical during his visit with Arizona.

Podcast: Redrafting on Steelers Fantasy Island

Monday, April 12th, 2021

Hindsight is always 20/20, especially when it comes to drafting players. The Steelers had more success than failures with top picks over the years. But what if you could change things without disrupting the football/time continuum?

Yet another look back at the Steelers week that was from a black-and-gold mind

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

Karl Joseph Watch Day 5: No report Najee Harris was quoted on a tweet by Ian Rappaport that the Steelers Zoom call was his favorite. I hope he had more calls than just the Steelers and Jaguars. It’s the day after Easter.

Are all the Steelers Week 1 starters in 2021 currently on the roster?

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

While many Steelers fans are looking for the 2021 NFL draft to fill out the starting lineup, it’s not a guarantee that any of their draft picks will be starting in Week 1. Of course it is a desirable thing to see their rookies ready to go as soon as possible, but the Steelers are one of several NFL teams who try not to force their rookies onto the field too soon. I have said many times that the Steelers do not draft their players to start right away, even their top selections.

Pittsburgh Steelers Fact or Fiction: a-ha edition

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

The Steelers are likely to trade up in the first round for Justin Fields Fiction Reports came out this week that the Steelers have a whole lot of interest in Justin Fields. To do so, the interest would have to be so high that Kevin Colbert and Company would have to be keen to the possibility of trading up in the draft for the quarterback of the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Steelers Retro Podcast: Steelers shred “paper champs’ on an “Immaculate” anniversary

Sunday, April 11th, 2021

Our journey in the BTSC Delorean to Steeler yesterday begins in a time when Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers was at the top of the movie box office, Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” was lighting up the airwaves and the Steel City was celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Immaculate Reception. Meanwhile in Tampa, the Pittsburgh Steelers were underdogs to a team that they called “paper champions” a season before after the Bucs disrupted their pregame warmups on ABC’s Monday Night Football.

With the 2021 NFL Draft weeks away, Steelers team needs come into shape

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

The Pittsburgh Steelers have several needs on their 2021 roster, and they are looking to rebuild their roster, especially on offense, through the 2021 NFL Draft. With the salary cap dipping from $198.2 million dollars in 2020 to $183 million dollars in 2021, teams like the Steelers were forced to be more spectators than buyers when NFL Free Agency started in March.

JuJu Smith-Schuster talks about his unique relationship with teammate Chase Claypool

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

The relationship JuJu Smith-Schuster and Chase Claypool share is reminiscent of Smith-Schuster and Antonio Brown.

Top 5 things the Steelers should NOT do in the 2021 NFL Draft

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Check out our lists of what the Steelers should avoid during the draft process, and be sure to let us know what you think the Steelers should avoid in the comment section below: Jeff Hartman Don’t draft by position This is one you’ll see in all of our lists, and it can be exemplified by players like Artie Burns and Terrell Edmunds. Don’t be fixated on a position, it never ends well.