The Steelers own eight picks in the 2015 draft and held private visits at their headquarters with 26 prospects, including six each at defensive back, outside linebacker and tight end based on an unofficial list compiled by NFLDraftScout.com.
The Pittsburgh Steelers, following mixed results in recent drafts, have eight picks in the 2015 NFL Draft, beginning with the No. 22 selection in the first round April 30 in Chicago.
How would you invest the team's eight selections in 2015?
NFLDraftScout.com is putting all 32 teams "on the clock," identifying team needs, best fit, experts picks and then putting readers on the clock: Who should the Pittsburgh Steelers select 22nd overall in the 2015 NFL Draft?
Four members of the organization took in the workout, which featured potential first round prospect Kevin Johnson, a cover corner who previously lit up Indianapolis with his athleticism. In all, 23 NFL scouts, coaches and executives took in the workout.
This article is one of a 32-part series in which the goal is to identify one relatively unheralded player selected in the 2014 NFL Draft who appears to be an especially good schematic fit with his new NFL team.
The Pac-12 characterizes itself as the conference of champions and the 2015 NFL draft could certainly add to the league's reputation if four of its players wind up among the top seven picks as this very early first round mock draft projects.