Posted on 06 August 2010 at 8:48 pm by Dave Bryan
Day 8 of training camp begins very shortly in Latrobe with a morning practice now as today features two practices, with the later being the annual night practice under the lights open to the public. We will have news, notes, nuggets and practice information from today posted up on this page as we get it in. Check back often through out the evening to see the updates per our usual. If you are Tweeting from Latrobe tonight, make sure to label your Tweets with the hashtag #Latrobe10 as this will help us and others follow along with your reports.
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Steelers morning session is just a special teams session today.
LaMarr Woodley was on the ESPN Scott Van Pelt Show on Wednesday and you can listen here.
No pads right now, still stretching.
WDVE-FM will broadcast live from the stadium from 3 - 7 p.m., and Sirius NFL Radio will broadcast live from 7 - 10 p.m
Being told no live goalline drill tonight as tonight will be backs on backers.
Dick LeBeau not present tonight, already in Canton.
@OFTOT Reports Rookie Jason Worilds is in pads tonight, but Troy Polamalu is not.
Special teams FG practice right now.
Jeff Reed just nailed a 58-60 yard field goal.
@psamp reports Tony Hills (stinger) is in pads tonight!
Sources: Troy Polamalu sitting out tonight via coaches decision.
No sign of Jonathan Scott thus far. He suffered a concision on Thursday.
@ninjaskrzypek reports no Frank Summers but Jonathan Dwyer is working tonight.
Antonio Brown slips but recovers to make a solid run of the mill grab. Sanders and Brown both look fast.
Casey Hampton limited tonight.
Aaron Smith personally tutoring Ziggy Hood while defensive line goes through drills.
Offense and defense have broken up. Each position doing standard drills.
Backs on backers going on at one end with Tomlin presiding.
James Harrison just punished someone in Backs on backers.
Renauld Williams with a massive hit.
Isaac Redman gives Patrick Bailey a run for his money but Bailey won out.
Tomlin made Thaddeus Gibson vs Dwyer go 4 times.
Trai Essex starting at right guard.
Byron Leftwich running the offense first.
Ben Roethlisberger completes one to Arnaz Battle on the sideline.
Ill advised pass by dennis Dixon should of been picked by Ryan Clark.
James Farrior looks trimmer.
Dwyer nice run up the gut.
Lots of power offensive line stunts.
Dixon reportedly not good in that segment per Sirius radio.
Joe Burnett bobbles a punt.
TD left to Mike Wallace first play from Leftwich.
Roethlisberger TD to Battle.
Dixon picked on bobble TD pass picked by Gibson.
Foote misses another Dixon ill advised pass.
Sepulveda taking LOTS of kickoff reps. Actually getting it in the endzone.
Chris Kemoeatu locks up Sunny Harris in one on one drill.
Ziggy Hood gets over on Flozell Adams
Brett Keisel & Kemo trade wins. Nice battle.
Guard Dorian Brooks suffers ankle ding.
Rashard Mendenhall nice TD catch from Roethlisberger.
Tight end David Johnson FOUGHT for a nice TD from Roethlisberger in front of linebacker Patrick Bailey.
Correction, Sunny Harris dinged not Brooks.
Pouncey & Hood have a pair of good battles in line drills, Legursky owns Hoke twice.
Dixon responds with a great TD pass to Antwaan Randle El.
Jonathan Scott, Hines Ward, Troy Polamalu and Frank Summers did not practice on Friday night. About Polamalu, Tomlin said, “We just rested him a little bit, as we are with Hines and some of the rest of the guys to try to stay ahead of the fatigue or injury curve.” During the workout, Tuff Harris and Sunny Harris bother sustained injuries. Sunny Harris left the field with an ice back on his left foot, and Tuff Harris had his arm in a sling.