Today, at the NFL Owners’ Meetings, the NFL announced the Pittsburgh Steelers will receive three compensatory picks for the 2014 NFL Draft, for their free agent losses and pick-ups in 2013.
The Steelers will receive a third-round pick, the 33rd in the round and the 97th pick overall of the 2014 NFL draft . In addition the Steelers also received a fifth-round pick, the 33rd in the round and the 173rd pick overall; and a sixth-round pick, the 39th in the round and the 215th pick overall.
The rewarded picks were based on the Steelers loss of free agents in 2013- WR Mike Wallace, CB Keenan Lewis, RB Rashard Mendenhall, SS Ryan Munday and FS Will Allen
compared to free agents signed in 2013- QB Bruce Gradkowski