For the past 5 years Pickett has been training inside the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex just across the hall from the Steelers.
Now the ACC player of the year will trade in the Blue and Gold for the Black and Gold.
For the first time since 2004 the Steelers used their first round draft pick on a quarterback.
The last time they took one, it was number 7 Ben Roethlisberger. Now it’s number 8. Kenny Pickett.
Back in 1983 the Steelers made the mistake on passing up Pitt QB legend Dan Marino. Nearly 40 years later they made sure to not make the same mistake twice