PITTSBURGH (KDKA)– The NFL Draft is less than a month away, and each day of April leading up to the selections, KDKA will profile players on the Steelers’ radar.
Today, we take a look at the fullback position.READ MORE: U.S. Panel Backs First-Of-A-Kind COVID-19 Pill From Merck
The Steelers aren’t really in need of a fullback after signing Derek Watt last month.
I do think they draft a running back at some point, but someone that can be more of a feature back– not a fullback.READ MORE: Allegheny County Worker Explains Why He's Prepared To Lose His Job Over Vaccine Requirement
Boston College’s A.J. Dillon is an intriguing running back prospect and some might call him a fullback.
Scouts have called him a bruiser…he’s proved he can be a power back… He seemed to like Heinz Field last year, running all over Pitt’s defense for 178 yards.
Dillon put up some big-time numbers the last two seasons at BC, including 1,685 yards and 14 touchdowns on the ground in 2019.MORE NEWS: 'Senseless Act': Man Sentenced To At Least 5 Years In Deadly Crash Involving West Virginia Newlyweds
He could be there and worth taking a chance on in the later rounds.