The 2021 NFL draft is upon us and for the Pittsburgh Steelers, this might be the most important draft since 2004 when the Steelers selected quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the first round. Since then the team has enjoyed tremendous success while working to keep pieces in place around Roethlisberger.
But this time around things are a little different. There’s a real chance this is the last season for Roethlisberger and this first-round pick will be the start of that new era. So here are a few final thoughts before the Steelers make this fateful pick.