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McSteel's Draft Breakdown: R3

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SCI's Matt C. Steel is breaking down the Steelers' draft, and with Darqueze Dennard and Cody Latimer in tow, Steel sorts through the third round.

By this year's third round the Steelers will likely have addressed their two most pressing needs, cornerback and wide receiver, but after those positions it gets dicey in terms of what starting roles they need to upgrade and/or the starters they may have to replace in 2015 following free agency. V. INSIDE LINEBACKER Jordan Tripp is being projected by some to go in Round 2. He would be an...

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