When the defensive backs closed the doors to Lucas Oil Stadium on Tuesday, several cornerbacks -- Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert, Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard and TCU's Jason Verrett -- left lasting impressions. Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix confirmed his spot as NFLDraftScout.com's top safety but Louisville FS Calvin Pryor is right there.
Coach Mike Tomlin is entering his seventh season in Pittsburgh, and this may be the most important draft of his tenure. The Steelers are old and cap-strapped, and in desperate need of depth up and down the roster. The organizaton has been relatively successful in recent drafts, but were they successful enough?
Chargers coach Norv Turner and GM A.J. Smith are expected to be fired sometime next week, so Sunday's game against the Raiders will likely be their curtain call. On the field, San Diego will try to stop mobile Oakland QB Terrelle Pryor, who will be making his first NFL start.