For the first time, the Pittsburgh Steelers will give unprecedented access to their draft process in an upcoming web series titled, “Countdown: Behind The Scenes Story of the 2014 Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Draft,” the team announced today.
The four-part series will be aired exclusively on the team’s official website, Steelers.com, beginning May 14, which is the Wednesday following the NFL Draft, which runs from May 8-10. The series will air on four consecutive Wednesdays (May 14, 21, 28 & June 4) at Noon on Steelers.com.
“We are thrilled to provide our fans an exclusive look at our draft preparation process for this year’s NFL Draft,” Steelers President Art Rooney II said.
The four-part series will be narrated by former Steelers Pro Bowl offensive tackle, Tunch Ilkin. The documentary-style series covers the team’s draft process, starting at training camp through this year’s NFL Draft weekend. It includes interviews with Rooney, General Manager Kevin Colbert, Head Coach Mike Tomlin and other Steelers draft personnel, as well as draft room footage, video of some of the top college prospects in this year’s draft class and coverage of the NFL Combine, Pro Days and draft preparation meetings.