The Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they have come to an agreement with 2014 first round draft choice Linebacker Ryan Shazier on a 4-year contract.
Less than a month since being drafted by the Steelers with their first round draft pick, Steelers Linebacker Ryan Shazier joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about being thrust into a starting role already and what he’s picking up from a legend like Dick LeBeau.
Heading into the 2014 NFL Draft, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger let it be known that he wanted the team to draft a tall wide receiver that he could utilize in the red zone.
The Fan Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette discussed rookie minicamp with Tab Douglas and Stacy Kauffman.
With the 2014 NFL Draft in the books, every expert is weighing in with their opinion on how each team did. ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr., one of the more respected draft analysts out there, also gave his thoughts on the draft and had high praise for the Steelers.
Bob Pompeani looked at the first three rounds of the NFL Draft with Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
For the fourth round of the NFL Draft Saturday, the Steelers picked up wide receiver Martavis Bryant of Clemson University in South Carolina.
Ohio State Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers Coach Luke Fickell joined Starkey and Mueller to tell us what sort of player the Steelers just landed in Ryan Shazier.
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.
Let’s relax a little bit here.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier with the 15th overall pick in the NFL draft.