Originally posted on Bleed Black & Gold  |  Last updated 5/10/12

The Steelers are now almost done signing draft picks.  They signed 7th round pick Kelvin Beachum.  Beachum signed a 4 year deal.  Beachum is the 8th of nine draft picks to sign.  As soon as David DeCastro is signed the Steelers will be ready to head to camp.  They may sign another free agent somewhere a long the line but they are pretty much set.

Beachum has a shot at making the team.  I think it may be a long shot though.  The team keeps 8 or 9 guys on the 53 man roster.  Gilbert, Pouncey, Colon, Foster, Legursky, DeCastro and Adams will make this team.  That leaves only one to two spots left.  They will be fought for between Jonathan Scott, Chris Scott, Trai Essex and Beachum.  If only one makes it i think it will be Essex.  He has the ability to play all over the line.  That gives him the advantage.

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