Steelers OLB James Harrison underwent arthroscopic surgery on his troublesome knee Wednesday morning and may now start the 2012 regular season on the PUP list, making him ineligible to play for the first 6 weeks of the season.
The Steelers have had a rash of injuries at running back, and the latest victim is projected starter Isaac Redman, who will undergo an MRI Thursday morning for a lingering groin injury. After losing starting FB/TE David Johnson earlier in camp, and Rashard Mendenhall still on the shelf as he recovers from offseason ACL sugary, the Steelers backfield is in need of some reprieve, and QB Ben Roethlisberger may have to should the load for the steelers offense once again.
Browns QB Brandon Weeden will play more snaps this week against the Packers.
Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley pays participation fees for Saginaw Public Schools student-athletes.
Thursday’s preseason tilt between the Bengals and the Falcons will feature the 4th and 5th-overall picks of the 2011 NFL Draft in A.J. Green and Julio Jones, whose career’s will always by mirrored side-by-side.
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