Found April 24, 2013 on SteelerAddicts:
Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said Monday, via Steel City Insider, that the Steelers probably won’t be trading up from the No. 17 pick in the first round of the 2013 NFL draft. Tell us something we don’t know. The real question is whether the Steelers will trade down in the first round. As Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette pointed out, there isn’t much can’t-miss talent at the top of this draft class, but there’s a lot of depth. Colbert told Steel City Insider that there are approximately 150 players the Steelers would be willing to draft. Let’s do a little math. One-hundred fifty divided by seven comes out to less than 32. That means that even though 32 players will be chosen in the first round Thursday night, the Steelers probably don’t feel that 32 players have first-round value. It also might mean there aren’t 17 players the Steelers would be willing to draft with the No. 17 pick. In attempting to climb into Colbert’s head, we’ve identified 12 playe...
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  • This ia a very important draft for the Steelers! I for one do not believe the Steelers should draft a wide receiver or safety in the first round. Just because the draft is deep at those positions. I would like the Steelers to draft Xavier Rhodes, but I do not think he will be available when the Steelers pick. The safest and most logical pick is Tyler Eifert. This guy has all the tools plus implementing the two tight end set with Heath Miller would be dangerous. Plus we do not know about the health of Miller.
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