February 22, 2013
There has been a lot of talk about NFL draft prospects lately. A lot of this talk is due to the fact that no one really knows where the Steelers will go with their first round pick in April. Pittsburgh could decide to draft a wide receiver, running back, offensive lineman, outside linebacker, inside linebacker, nose tackle, or safety and none of those selections would be overly surprising.
The Steelers have been one of the best drafting teams in the NFL and they will need another very good draft in 2013 to replace veterans they have lost and are about to lose. Just like every year it will be up to the Steelers front office to make the right decisions in the draft and bring in the best possible player with each selection.
One thing the Steelers must do during the 2013 NFL Draft is focus on players game tape and draft football players over-athletes. A perfect example of this is when the Raiders drafted Darrius Heyward-Bey over Michael Crabtree even though everyone knew that Crabtree w...