The NFL draft is easily one of the most fascinating times for football fans. And that’s not just because they get to see which of college football’s best and brightest will be joining their teams.
No, much of the intrigue comes from what takes place behind the scenes. How players perform on the field is obviously a major factor in deciding whether or not they’re a fit, but it’s not the only one.
Everything from size, injuries and the dreaded off-field issues come into play when drafting a player. And just like 31 other teams, that holds true for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
What the Steelers have to decide with the following players is if the potential reward outweighs the risk. And that won’t be easy with any one of them.