Results 1 to 1 of 1

Thread: Pittsburgh bringing in Draft prospects

    Bookmark and Share
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2008

    Pittsburgh bringing in Draft prospects


    The Steelers hosted UNLV fullback Frank Summers Friday on the South Side.

    Summers, 5-foot-10, 230 pounds, is the eighth draft-eligible prospect brought in by the Steelers.

    The first three of those, Pitt linebacker Scott McKillop, Pitt offensive lineman C.J. Davis and Penn State center A.Q. Shipley, are considered local players for the Steelers and do not count against the NFL's 30-visit limit.

    The Steelers met with Oregon defensive tackle Ra'Shon Harris on Thursday, Oklahoma offensive tackle Phil Loadholt and Central Florida cornerback/return specialist Joe Burnett on Wednesday, and Arizona wide receiver Mike Thomas on Tuesday.

    Frank Summers looked like a hungry dedicated athlete, we don't need a running back but a FB with ball skills isn't a bad thing to have.

    We're good on LB's. I doubt we go for Davis or Shipley unless they're steals in later rounds meaning they're the best available.

    Ra'Shon Harris could land somewhere in the late 3rd to mid 4th, he's got speed and creates pressure during passing plays; haven't seen much footage of him against the run.

    I hope some way we get our hands on Phil Loadholt, he is a monster at sticking to his blocks and not lettin them go anywhere, he's good on the run also.

    Joe Burnett is a good returner with fluid hips, haven't seen footage of him playin DB

    Mike Thomas he's fast, deep threat fast; depends on where he ends up being left still around at 2nd, 3rd, 4th, who knows but the guy can ball

    All good lookin prospects, look em up and tell me what you think. 19 more days til the draft
    Last edited by STEEL CITY TANK; 04-06-2009 at 07:05 AM.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Draft Principles: Team Draft Boards
    By darnik44 in forum Steelers War Room
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-25-2009, 01:53 PM
  2. The Steelers’ strange ‘07 draft, and what it means for ‘08
    By Stlrs4Life in forum Steelers War Room
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-21-2008, 06:06 PM
  3. Yahoo! AFC Draft Grades
    By Hburg in forum Steelers Talk
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 05-01-2007, 08:23 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts