Vasquez, Davis, Unger among 5 prospects visiting Steelers today


CB Vontae Davis and C Max Unger headline a group of five draft prospects visiting the Steelers today. Davis is regarded as a first round pick and Unger is seen as a second round selection. As we mentioned on Saturday, Texas Tech guard Louis Vasquez had to reschedule his visit due to a death in the family. Vasquez is at the Steelers facility today. Robert Sheets the agent for Vasquez tells us,

Is it a reach to draft a center in the first round?


The Latest Draft Report With the last pick in the first round, the Steelers approach is to take the best player available just like they did last year in the first round, selecting Illinois running back Rashard Mendenhall. The only positions they have ruled out in the first round are quarterback, running back and tight end. With a strong focus on upgrading their interior line, internal discussions are on-going about whether the team will draft a center over a better value pick. Some Steelers insiders believe you never draft a center in the first round, especially in this year’s draft with a deep group of centers and guards. Two players who will be under serious consideration at 32