Category Archives: 2011 mock draft

New Year’s Resolution: Steelers Should Draft Multiple Offensive Linemen in 2011

Jim Wexell of SteelCityInsider.net provides a must-read, detailed breakdown of all the key prospects for the upcoming NFL draft to watch in the nine bowl games held today and Saturday. But my primary concern has long been and remains the … Continue reading

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2011 Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft Version 3.0

The Steelers have four realistic options for their first-round draft pick in 2011, each of which would fill a major need. They could draft an offensive guard (Mike Pouncey) who would almost certainly start as a rookie and provide a … Continue reading

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Steelers Could Ignore OT Again in 2011 NFL Draft to Focus On Need and Value

Pittsburgh is the only NFL franchise that has not drafted an offensive tackle prospect in the first two rounds in any NFL draft over the past decade (2001-10). Do not be shocked if that streak continues in the 2011 NFL … Continue reading

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2011 Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft Versions 2a, 2b and 2c

Recently, I went through many of the possibilities of the current NFL labor negotiations and likely upcoming lockout in March. This unrest and unpredictability is why it is so difficult to do any mock drafts, because it is unclear who teams … Continue reading

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How An NFL Lockout Will Affect Potential Steelers Free Agents

The Wall Street Journal has an interesting article on the potential ramifications if the NFL locks out its players in March due to a lack of collective bargaining agreement being successfully negotiated for the 2011 season. Reportedly, NFL officials showed … Continue reading

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2011 Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Draft V. 1.0

Because it’s never to early to roll out a mock draft… 1. (16) Prince Amukamara, CB, 6-1, 200, Nebraska 2. Clint Boling, T/G, 6-5, 305, Georgia 3. Cameron Jordan, DE, 6-4, 285, California 4. Charlie Gantt, TE, 6-5, 250, Michigan … Continue reading

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