Adding pure athleticism was clearly the focus for GM Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin and Senquez Golson -- an All-American cornerback and former highly drafted baseball prospect - possesses the speed, ballskills and instincts to overcome his lack of ideal size.
Bud Dupree, the No. 22 draft pick in 2015, is viewed as a steel in Pittsburgh, Before the '15 draft class works out on the field this week, NFLDraftScout.com publisher Frank Cooney offers a reset of the Steelers.
Scouts are wary of hailed improvements and once-in-a-lifetime performances at on-campus pro days, and you should be too. NFLDraftScout.com publisher Frank Cooney breaks down how teams dissect pro day numbers.
The strength of the 2015 draft may very well be with its pass rushers, which was demonstrated by the sheer athleticism shown Sunday, with LSU's Danielle Hunter, UCLA's Owa Odighizuwa and Washington State's Xavier Cooper among the most impressive performers.
The 90th edition of the East-West Shrine Game did not bring offensive fireworks but it could help raise the stock of several prospects in the eyes of NFL scouts. Among those who stood out were defensive ends Za'Darius Smith from Kentucky and Miami's Anthony Chickillo and Southern Cal defensive back Josh Shaw.