Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/15/14
As NFL commissioner, Roger Goodell, would say, "With the 17th pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers select....."We can't exactly speculate who the Steelers will take in the Draft because it's so early, but what we can do is give some player profiles for the prospects we believe the team will look for at pick 17.If you read my previous article, "Pittsburgh Steelers: An Early Look First Round Mock Draft", you saw the five players that filled the positional needs of the Pittsburgh Steelers. For the next couple of weeks we will take a look at these players one at a time. Let's start with a huge presence in the middle of a defensive line in Ohio:Johnathan "Big Hank" HankinsJohnathan Hankins is a 6'2'' 322 pound nose tackle for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Hankins is a beast in the middle who demands being double teamed by opposing offensive lines. As stated before, "Big Hank's" importance cannot be found on a stat sheet. In his college career, Hankins racked up a total of 137 t...
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