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Steel City Underground NFL Draft Coverage

Never Say Never: 5 Players who fell in the 2016 NFL Draft

Never say never. Every single year people argue who their team will draft. Often the conversation involves phrases like: “He’ll never fall.” “He’ll be long gone.” “No way he makes it that far.” Everybody, including myself, is guilty of this at one point or another and this year is the …

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Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 1st Round Draft Pick , LB T.J. Watt.

Steelers first-round pick: T.J. Watt

The Steelers needed an edge-rusher and they got one. In the first-round of the 2017 NFL Draft, our beloved Pittsburgh Steelers selected OLB T.J. Watt out of Wisconsin. T.J. Watt is the third of the Watt family to join the NFL. As we all know, T.J.’s older brother J.J. has …

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Steel City Underground NFL Draft Coverage

Analyzing Steelers division opponents first round picks

While the majority of us Steeler fans are clamoring over the newest Steeler, TJ Watt, there are some other draft picks we’ve been paying attention too. Particularly the picks of our division rivals. These are rookies the Steelers will be seeing at least twice this year for many seasons to come. …

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Steel City Underground Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Draft Coverage

2017 Pittsburgh Steelers seven round panel mock draft

If only these walls could talk! Those walls would be the virtual offices of Steel City Underground, where our teams put their minds to work all week on their individual mock drafts. You can read about several of those in individual articles (found in our NFL Draft Coverage section), so …

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Steel City Underground NFL Draft Mock Drafts

Zac Celedonia’s Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft

A wise man once said, “Ain’t no party like a mock draft party.” For those of you who follow along with us at Steel City Underground, you may have noticed a few already posted in honor of DRAFT WEEK! In no way shape or form, are mock drafts ever 100% …

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The NFL Draft

Fast Facts: 2017 NFL Draft

The 2017 NFL Draft begins on Thursday, April 27th and will end on Saturday, April 29th. Emanating from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the draft will be televised live on ESPN and NFL Network. Date Start Rounds Selection Time Thursday, April 27 8:00 PM ET Round 1 10 Minutes Friday, April 28 7:00 …

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Youngstown State defensive end Derek Rivers

Exclusive Interview: Steelers pre-draft visitor Derek Rivers

It would be cliche to say that the cream always rises to the top, but in the case of Youngstown State defensive end and NFL Draft hopeful Derek Rivers, the statement accurately describes his ascension into the pro ranks. A second generation collegiate athlete, Derek had hoped to garner the …

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Steel City Underground NFL Draft Mock Drafts

Ron Lippock’s Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft

The Steelers go into 2017 with two clear needs: a cornerback who can excel in man coverage and an outside linebacker that can get to the quarterback. Other needs include a backup running back, a backup receiver, and help in slot coverage – whether it be a safety, cornerback, or …

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Steel City Underground NFL Draft Mock Drafts

Joe Kuzma’s Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft

Here goes nothing! I generally avoid the controversy and speculation that is the guesswork of predicting the unpredictable. But heck, it’s fun, and everyone else here at SCU is doing it, so I figured, why not? And that’s the part to remember clearly here: this most likely won’t fall in …

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Bold Predictions for the 2017 NFL Draft

Bold Predictions: 2017 NFL Draft

Will this be the year that the Cleveland Browns don’t blow it? I mean, Kevin Costner even took the Browns from incompetent to intelligent in the movie Draft Day, so maybe their front office can at least copy that? All kidding aside, the Browns and Bengals both have the most …

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Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant

What does Martavis Bryant’s reinstatement mean for the Steelers?

Today Martavis Bryant was reinstated! Great news for Steelers fans, bad news for opposing cornerbacks. During Bryant’s entire career he was struggled to stay on the field. Some people are counting him out already, saying he is unable to stay off drugs or stay unhealthy. Those people have plenty of …

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