Kevin Colbert went on the record saying the Steelers very well could explore the option of trading down in the first round. He said there are a lot of quality players in rounds 2 and 3 that could help the team out.

Round 1

1 (1) Miami Dolphins - Jake Long, OT, Michigan

2 (2) New Orleans Saints (from STL) - Glenn Dorsey, DT, LSU

3 (3) Atlanta Falcons - Sedrick Ellis, DT/NT, USC

4 (4) Oakland Raiders - Chris Long, DE/OLB, Virginia

5 (5) Kansas City Chiefs - Vernon Gholston, DE/OLB, Ohio State*

6 (6) New York Jets - Darren McFadden, HB, Arkansas*

7 (7) New England Patriots (From 49ers) - Leodis McKelvin, CB/KR, Troy

8 (8) Baltimore Ravens - Matt Ryan, QB, Boston College

9 (9) Cincinnati Bengals - Keith Rivers, OLB/ILB, USC

10 (10) St. Louis Rams (from NO) - Derrick Harvey, DE, Florida*

11 (11) Buffalo Bills - Branden Albert, OG/OT, Virginia*

12 (12) Denver Broncos - Ryan Clady, OT, Boise State*

13 (13) Carolina Panthers - Chris Williams, OT/OG, Vanderbilt

14 (14) Chicago Bears - Jeff Otah, OT, Pittsburgh

15 (15) Detroit Lions - Dom Rodgers-Cromartie, CB, Tennessee State

16 (16) Arizona Cardinals - Rashard Mendenhall, HB, Illinois*

17 (17) Minnesota Vikings - Brian Brohm, QB, Louisville

18 (18) Houston Texans - Jonathan Stewart, HB, Oregon*

19 (19) Philadelphia Eagles - Kenny Phillips, S, Miami*

20 (20) Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Devin Thomas, WR, Michigan State*

21 (21) Washington Redskins - Limas Sweed, WR, Texas

22 (22) Dallas Cowboys (From Browns) - Aqib Talib, CB/S, Kansas*

23 (23) Atlanta Falcons (from PIT) - Joe Flacco, QB, Delaware

24 (24) Tennessee Titans - DeSean Jackson, WR/KR, California

25 (25) Seattle Seahawks - Kentwan Balmer, DT/DE, North Carolina

26 (26) Jacksonville Jaguars - Phillip Merling, DE/OLB, Clemson*

27 (27) San Diego Chargers - Reggie Smith, S/CB, Oklahoma*

28 (28) Dallas Cowboys - Felix Jones, HB, Arkansas*

29 (29) San Francisco 49ers (From IND) - Quentin Groves, OLB/DE, Auburn

30 (30) Green Bay Packers - Mike Jenkins, CB/PR, South Florida

31 (31) New York Giants - Antoine Cason, CB/PR, Arizona


Round 2

1 (32) Miami Dolphins - Chad Henne, QB, Michigan

2 (33) St. Louis Rams - Gosder Cherilus, OT, Boston College

3 (34) Pittsburgh Steelers (From OAK through ATL) - Sam Baker, OT/OG, USC

4 (35) Kansas City Chiefs - Carl Nicks, OT/OG, Nebraska

5 (36) New York Jets - Jamaal Charles, HB, Texas*

6 (37) Pittsburgh Steelers (from ATL) - Dre Moore, DT/DE, Maryland

7 (38) Baltimore Ravens - Brandon Flowers, CB/S, Virginia Tech*

8 (39) San Francisco 49ers - Curtis Lofton, ILB, Oklahoma*

9 (40) St. Louis Rams (from NO) - Dan Connor, OLB/ILB, Penn State

10 (41) Buffalo Bills - Malcolm Kelly, WR, Oklahoma*

11 (42) Denver Broncos - Erin Henderson, OLB/ILB, Maryland*

12 (43) Carolina Panthers - DaJuan Morgan, S, N.C. State*

13 (44) Chicago Bears - James Hardy, WR, Indiana*

14 (45) Detroit Lions - Jerod Mayo, ILB/OLB, Tennessee*

15 (46) Cincinnati Bengals - Lawrence Jackson, DE/OLB, USC

16 (47) Minnesota Vikings - Patrick Lee, CB, Auburn

17 (48) Atlanta Falcons (From Texans) - Anthony Collins, OT/OG, Kansas*

18 (49) Philadelphia Eagles - Mario Manningham, WR, Michigan*

19 (50) Arizona Cardinals - Chevis Jackson, CB, LSU

20 (51) Washington Redskins - Calais Campbell, DE, Miami*

21 (52) Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Trevor Laws, DT, Notre Dame

22 (53) Pittsburgh Steelers - Chris Johnson, HB/KR, East Carolina

23 (54) Tennessee Titans - Philip Wheeler, OLB/ILB, Georiga Tech

24 (55) Seattle Seahawks - Dustin Keller, TE/FB Purdue

25 (56) Green Bay Packers (From Browns) - Fred Davis, TE, USC

26 (57) Miami Dolphins (From Chargers) - Early Doucet, WR, LSU

27 (58) Jacksonville Jaguars - DeMario Pressley, DT/DE, N.C. State

28 (59) Indianapolis Colts - Cliff Avril, OLB/DE, Purdue

29 (60) Green Bay Packers - John Carlson, TE, Notre Dame

30 (61) Dallas Cowboys - Pat Sims, DT/NT, Auburn*

31 (62) New England Patriots - Thomas DeCoud, S, California

32 (63) New York Giants - Chilo Rachal, OG, USC


Round 3

1 (64) Miami Dolphins - Ahtyba Rubin, DT/NT, Iowa State

2 (65) St. Louis Rams - Eddie Royal, WR/KR Virginia Tech

3 (66) Kansas City Chiefs - Charles Godfrey, CB/S, Iowa

4 (67) Carolina Panthers (From Jets) - Tashard Choice, HB, Georgia Tech

5 (68) Atlanta Falcons - Oniel Cousins, OT/OG, UTEP

6 (69) New England Patriots (From Raiders) - Ray Rice, HB, Rutgers*

7 (70) Chicago Bears (From 49ers) - Tyrell Johnson, S, Arkansas State

8 (71) Jacksonville Jaguars (From Ravens through Bills) - Justin King, CB, Penn State

9 (72) Buffalo Bills - Martellus Bennett, TE, Texas A&M*

10 (73) Minnesota Vikings (From Broncos) - Terrell Thomas, CB, USC

11 (74) Carolina Panthers - Duane Brown, OT/OG, Virginia Tech

12 (75) San Francisco 49ers (From Bears) - Andre Woodson, QB, Kentucky

13 (76) Detroit Lions - Kevin Smith, HB, Central Florida*

14 (77) Cincinnati Bengals - Xavier Adibi, OLB/ILB, Virginia Tech

15 (78) St. Louis Rams (from NO) - Earl Bennett, WR, Vanderbilt*

16 (79) Houston Texans - Tracy Porter, CB, Indiana

17 (80) Philadelphia Eagles - Donnie Avery, WR/KR, Houston

18 (81) Arizona Cardinals - Shawn Crable, OLB/DE, Michigan

19 (82) Minnesota Vikings - Jordon Dizon, OLB, Colorado

20 (83) Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Roy Schuening, OG, Oregon State

21 (84) Washington Redskins - Letroy Guion, DT, Florida State*

22 (85) Tennessee Titans - Matt Forte, HB, Tulane

23 (86) Seattle Seahawks - Peyton Hillis, FB, Arkansas

24 (87) Detroit Lions (From Browns) - Jack Williams, CB, Kent State

25 (88) Pittsburgh Steelers - Mike Pollack, C, Arizona State

26 (89) Jacksonville Jaguars - Beau Bell, OLB/ILB, UNLV

27 (90) Chicago Bears (From Chargers) - John David Booty, QB, USC

28 (91) Green Bay Packers - Eric Young, OG/OT, Tennessee

29 (92) Dallas Cowboys - Adarius Bowman, WR, Oklahoma State

30 (93) Indianapolis Colts - Donald Thomas, OG, Connecticut

31 (94) New England Patriots - Jonathan Goff, ILB, Vanderbilt

32 (95) New York Giants - Jordy Nelson, WR, Kansas State

33 (96) Washington Redskins (Compensatory selection) - Josh Barrett, S, Arizona State

34 (97) Cincinnati Bengals (Compensatory selection) - Tony Hills, OT, Texas

35 (98) Atlanta Falcons (Compensatory selection) - Dexter Jackson, KR/WR, Appalacian State

36 (99) Baltimore Ravens (Compensatory selection) - Dwight Lowry, CB, San Jose State

Round 4

24 (123) Pittsburgh Steelers - Orlando Scandrick, CB/KR, Boise State

Round 5

21 (156) Pittsburgh Steelers - Kevin O’Connell, QB, San Diego State

Round 6

22 (188) Pittsburgh Steelers - Pierre Garcon, WR, Mount Union