Zeigler says NFL would have looked very homophobic and it would have created a real stir if he wasn’t drafted.
With a couple of fifth-round picks in the 2014 NFL Draft and still looking to solidify depth at cornerback, the Steelers turned to a unique insider from within to do just that.
After wrapping up the NFL Draft earlier in the day, the Steelers announced Saturday evening that they have also come to terms with 10 rookie free agents.
On the final day of the 2014 NFL Draft, Pitt quarterback Tom Savage went to the Houston Texans and wide receiver Devin Street was taken by the Dallas Cowboys.
For the fourth round of the NFL Draft Saturday, the Steelers picked up wide receiver Martavis Bryant of Clemson University in South Carolina.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have taken defensive end Stephon Tuitt of Notre Dame in the second round of the NFL draft.
Once again, the Steelers picked up a defensive player in the NFL Draft, selecting a linebacker from Ohio State.
Although the first round selection of Ryan Shazier by the Pittsburgh Steelers came as a surprise to many, that doesn’t mean it wasn’t a good use of the 15th overall pick. Shazier fills a need at inside linebacker and brings speed to a defense desperately in need of it as he has been clocked running the 40-yard dash at 4.35 seconds.
All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.
Let’s relax a little bit here.
The St. Louis Rams used their second pick of the first round to bolster their defensive front, taking Pittsburgh defensive tackle Aaron Donald with the 13th overall selection Thursday night.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier with the 15th overall pick in the NFL draft.
Tonight, football returns with the first round of the NFL Draft and the fans have some ideas about which player the Steelers should take.
Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Former Michigan St. CB and potential Steelers draft target Darqueze Dennard joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to talk to the guys a couple days before the first round of the NFL Draft.