The Pittsburgh Steelers will need a top-to-bottom success in this month’s draft to restock their roster with enough players and depth to contend in 2013 and beyond. This is a crucial year for Kevin Colbert and Mike Tomlin to get things right and make the tough decisions in free agency count for something more than salary relief.
The middle rounds of the draft have been good to the Steelers over the years. Recently, players like Antonio Brown, Mike Wallace, Cortez Allen and Keenan Lewis have all been brought in during those rounds.
Several mid-round prospects could make a huge immediate impact with Pittsburgh. Here’s a look at five that would be perfect fits.