Both college quarterbacks are considered long shots to make the Pittsburgh roster.
After a rookie season with 17 tackles and one sack, the Steelers are looking for a breakthrough in 2015.
There's incentive to get a deal done as Heyward approaches the final year of his rookie contract.
The Steelers' average annual player salary is $2.2 million. The franchise's total player payroll of $118.4 million ranks 33rd.
Pittsburgh's offensive line has more potential than its middle-of the-road 2014 statistical performances suggest.
Pittsburgh edged the Raiders, Packers and Bears, all teams that haven't overhauled their look and kept it simple.
Football Outsiders IDs the top remaining needs in the AFC North, including holes in the receiving corps for both the Browns and Bengals.
Veteran Pittsburgh Steelers offensive linemen Maurkice Pouncey and Marcus Gilbert treated five undrafted free-agent linemen to dinner recently.
NFL Nation TV catches up with Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly and his daughter, Erin Kelly, who will talk about her new book.
Baltimore signed the veteran to a three-year, $7 million deal that pays him $2.8 million this season.
New defensive coordinator Keith Butler isn't expected to overhaul the Steelers' defense in one year, which Cam Heyward seemed to confirm Wednesday.
In a wide-ranging interview, the Pittsburgh Steelers' star running back discusses his marijuana arrest, suspension, career future and Deflategate.
ESPN's NFL Nation reporters discuss the hot topics in video form regarding each of their teams.
Here is a list of bargain-priced veteran free agents the Steelers could still consider adding.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have been awarded former Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner on waivers.
A look inside Le'Veon Bell's numbers shows just how special he is -- and how much the Pittsburgh Steelers need him.
Former Clemson standout will have a full offseason to learn after signing with team in March.
Mike Sando hands out offseason grades for all 32 NFL teams with the help of ESPN analysts Bill Polian, Louis Riddick, Matt Williamson and Field Yates. The Jets come out on top with an A grade.
This week's NFL Nation Spreecast discusses Justin Smith's retirement from the San Francisco 49ers and the Arizona Cardinals' offseason.
Antonio Brown is too good and too underpaid for his contract status not to be worth keeping an eye on this summer, Jeremy Fowler writes.
Adrian Robinson, a former Temple defensive lineman who recently signed with the Canadian Football League's Hamilton Tiger-Cats, has died. He was 25.
Doran Grant has the best chance for immediate impact, though it's possible only one rookie corner, Grant or Senquez Golson, will flourish as a rookie.
Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert added a player evaluator with 35 years of experience to his staff.