The Pittsburgh Steelers have nine selections in the 2014 NFL draft, which kicks off Thursday. They also have as many needs on both the offensive and the defensive sides of the roster. In a deep draft, this is not a bad situation to be in, but the Steelers still must make the right picks if they are going to improve on their 8-8 record from 2013.
Here is your ultimate Steelers draft primer, loaded with all the information you need to prepare for the team to begin picking its rookie class Thursday night. In it, you'll find a position-by-position big board, round-by-round options at many positions and the latest rumors of the team's draft plans.
Think of this as your one-stop shop for everything Steelers and the draft.