The 6-8 Steelers barely remain alive in the playoff hunt, but it's been a disappointing season by Pittsburgh standards. After starting the season 0-4, Pittsburgh has righted the ship behind better play from QB Ben Roethlisberger. But the defense has struggled mightily and needs a lot of help, especially on the back end.
Who should the Steelers draft in Round 1?
Todd McShay released his first 2014 mock draft Wednesday, and in doing so identified the biggest areas of need for the Steelers. Pittsburgh needs help at offensive tackle, cornerback and safety. Here's McShay's pick and analysis for the Steelers in Round 1.