heres the teams history of #1 picks....figure its a good way to look back and bash scrubs.

first 4 on the list are pretty sweet

2006 -- Santonio Holmes, WR, Ohio St
(from New York Giants)
2005 -- Heath Miller, TE, Virginia
2004 -- Ben Roethlisberger, QB, Miami (Ohio)
2003 -- Troy Polamalu, S, Southern California
2002 -- Kendall Simmons, OL, Auburn
2001 -- Casey Hampton, DT, Texas
2000 -- Plaxico Burress, WR, Michigan St
1999 -- Troy Edwards, WR, Louisiana Tech
1998 -- Alan Faneca, OG, LSU
1997 -- Chad Scott, CB, Maryland
1996 -- Jamain Stephens, OT, North Carolina A&T
1995 -- Mark Bruener, TE, Washington
1994 -- Charles Johnson, WR, Colorado
1993 -- Deon Figures, CB, Colorado
1992 -- Leon Searcy, T, Miami Fla
1991 -- Huey Richardson, LB, Florida
1990 -- Eric Green, TE, Liberty
(from Minnesota through Dallas)
1989 -- Tim Worley, RB, Georgia
Tom Ricketts, T, Pittsburgh
(from Minnesota)
1988 -- Aaron Jones, DE, Eastern Kentucky
1987 -- Rod Woodson, CB, Purdue
1986 -- John Reinstra, G, Temple
1985 -- Darryl Sims, DE, Wisconsin
1984 -- Louis Lipps, WR, Southern Mississippi
1983 -- Gabriel Rivera, NT, Texas Tech
1982 -- Walter Abercrombie, RB, Baylor
1981 -- Gary Keith, DE, Oklahoma
1980 -- Mark Malone, QB, Arizona St
1979 -- Greg Hawthorne, RB, Baylor
1978 -- Ron Johnson, CB, Eastern Michigan
1977 -- Robin Cole, LB, New Mexico
1976 -- Bennie Cummingham, TE, Clemson
1975 -- Dave Brown, DB, Michigan
1974 -- Lynn Swann, WR, Southern California
1973 -- James Thomas, DB, Florida St
1972 -- Franco Harris, RB, Penn St
1971 -- Frank Lewis, WR, Grambling
1970 -- Terry Bradshaw, QB Louisiana Tech (X)
1969 -- Joe Greene, DT, North Texas St
1968 -- Mike Taylor, T, Southern California
1967 -- NO PICK
1966 -- Dick Leftridge, RB, West Virginia
1965 -- NO PICK
1964 -- Paul Martha, B, Pittsburgh
1963 -- NO PICK
1962 -- Bob Ferguson, B, Ohio St
1961 -- NO PICK
1960 -- Jack Spikes, B, Texas Christian
1959 -- NO PICK
1958 -- NO PICK
1957 -- Lenny Dawson, QB, Purdue
1956 -- Art Davis, B, Mississippi St
1955 -- Frank Varrichione, T, Notre Dame
1954 -- John Lattner, B, Notre Dame
1953 -- Ted Marchibroda, QB, Detroit
1952 -- Ed Modzelewski, B, Maryland
1951 -- Clarence Avinger, B, Alabama
1950 -- Lynn Chandois, B, Michigan St
1949 -- Bobby Gage, B, Clemson
1948 -- Dan Edwards, E, Georgia
1947 -- Hub Bechtol, E, Texas
1946 -- Doc Blanchard, B, Army
1945 -- Paul Duhart, B, Florida
1944 -- Johnny Podesto, B, St. Mary's CA
1943 -- Bill Daley, B, Minnesota
1942 -- Bill Dudley, B, Virginia
1941 -- Chet Gladchuk, C, Boston College
1940 -- Kay Eakin, B, Arkansas
1939 -- NO PICK
1938 -- Bryon White, B, Colorado
Frankie Filchock, B, Indiana
1937 -- Mike Basrak, C, Duquense
1936 -- Bill Shakespeare, B, Notre Dame

(X) - indicates first pick overall