Found April 26, 2013 on Steelers Depot:
Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones with the 17th overall pick in the first round of the 2013 NFL draft, let's look ahead to what this means to starters LaMarr Woodley and Jason Worilds. As far as Woodley goes, it means absolutely nothing. His contract was restructured again this offseason, and baring a serious injury, or another huge drop in production, he will remain in Pittsburgh at least through the 2014 season. For those of you that think cutting Woodley next offseason is a legitimate option, keep in mind that it will cost the Steelers Read more [...]

Were The Measurables Of Steelers LB Jarvis Jones The Real Reason Why He Dropped In The Draft?

Following the 2013 NFL combine, Mel Kiper Jr. of ESPN, and several others for that matter, had Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones atop their prospect rankings. These rankings were also released after Jones had been poked and prodded by every team doctor who wanted to check out his the spinal stenosis in Indianapolis. In a matter of two months time, Jones found himself still on the board...

2013 Steelers Mock Draft Version 5.0 – Final Edition

The 2013 NFL draft will get underway in New York City Thursday evening, so it is now time for my final Pittsburgh Steelers mock draft of the year. Mock drafts are never satisfying to me as the odds of getting all of the picks correct really doesn't exist. The process, however, is satisfying, as I get a chance to watch a lot of tape and read a ton of material on several of the...

Steelers Rookie LB Jarvis Jones Says He Needs To Work On Dropping Into Coverage The Most

As expected, people are already speculating how the Pittsburgh Steelers will use outside linebacker Jarvis Jones on defense during his rookie season. For those of you that think Jones will see the field much on defense baring an injury, shame on you, as it is well known that rookie linebackers in Pittsburgh not named Kendrell Bell generally only play on special teams. If they are...

Frank Caliendo gives incredible Mel Kiper Jr. impression (Video)

In a pre-taped segment that aired on ESPN before the NFL draft, comedian Frank Caliendo broke out his impression of NFL draft expert Mel Kiper Jr., and he absolutely nailed it. Fellow NFL draft analyst Todd McShay played the straight man as Caliendo takes Kiper's personality and expands it to topics way outside the NFL world. Brilliantly funny. Video via ESPN. Visit us...

Video: Steelers 2013 First Round Draft Pick Jarvis Jones Second Chance Story

I watched this video some time ago, but perhaps a few of you haven't. Hopefully by now you have read the bio of Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones, who was selected with the 17th pick of the first round of the 2013 NFL draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. After reading that, you can hear him tell more of his backstory in the sit down interview that he had with Gene Wojciechowski...

First Round NFL Draft Grades: Pittsburgh Steelers

PICK: Jarvis Jones, DE/OLB, GeorgiaANALYSIS: Jones has been mocked to the Steelers since the Superbowl or earlier. Pretty much everyone got this pick right. It's also a great pick for Pittsburgh, what a surprise. The Steelers never disappoint in round one. Jones will be a big playmaker for them and will be able to rack up the sack numbers with a strong defense to work with...

The Terrible Podcast – 2013 NFL Draft Round One Recap & Jarvis Jones Selection Talk Episode

Season 3, Episode 97 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and recap the first round of the 2013 NFL draft. We talk about a few picks that might have surprised us and what led to Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones still being on the board when the time came for the Pittsburgh Steelers to select. We talk about Jones specifically and what we each expect for him as far...

The Terrible Podcast – Steelers 2013 Draft Day Talk Episode

Season 3, Episode 96 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I discuss quite a few things related to the first day of the 2013 NFL draft that gets underway this evening. We give our thoughts on the first round overall, as well as our thoughts on what the Pittsburgh Steelers may or may not do over the course of the draft. David and I go through the Steelers first...

Steelers Sign Free Agent RB LaRod Stephens-Howling

According to several media reports, the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former Arizona Cardinals running back LaRod Stephens-Howling to a one-year deal on Friday. Stephens-Howling visited with the Steelers earlier this month, but was not signed. In his four seasons with the Cardinals, the Pittsburgh product rushed for 651 yards and five touchdowns on 182 carries. He also registered...

2013 NFL Draft – Round Two & Three Discussion

Ok, thanks to the great participation that we had in the day one post on the 2013 NFL draft, we will give you a clean thread to post in for day two. I have already posted my thoughts on the potential targets of the Pittsburgh Steelers in rounds two and three, so add a few of yours and tell us what a few other teams might do in addition. Use this post to discuss anything and everything...

LaRod Stephens-Howling Signs with Pittsburgh

Halfback LaRod Stephens-Howling has agreed to a one-year deal with Pittsburgh according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.Fantasy Spin:Stephens-Howling has never rushed for more than 356 yards in a single season. The Steelers could use him as a kick returner but that won't improve his fantasy prospects.

Re-Stocking the Skill Sets

PITTSBURGH – The Steelers say they don’t draft for need, but their moves on Friday ...
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