The Pittsburgh Steelers put forth one of the most mixed-bags of a season in recent memory. As such, it can be tough to gauge the team’s actual needs for the offseason. Do they go heavy in the free agent market? Are they major players in the draft, with a possible move up in the order to make a splash? This mention from today’s team press conference might have shed a bit of light on the team’s plans.
Rooney said the #Steelers would likely follow a similar path in pursuing free agents this year, which is to say they won’t be big players
— Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) January 8, 2014
Depth on the defensive side of the ball is a pretty universally accepted need with their long list of aging players. Which direction would you like to see the team go? Play with the hand they have been dealt or make a major play?
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