Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday August 24th – Trai Essex Naming Starters Edition

Steelers right guard Trai Essex insists Flozell Adams will be starting the season at right tackle and noted that he has not lined up at right tackle one time in camp. Ed Bouchette notes in the article that the Steelers thus far in two preseason games, have run 76 times in 120 plays or 63.3 percent of the time.

Speaking of the offensive line, former Steelers lineman and current sidelines reporter Craig Wolfley joined 105.9 THE X to discuss the offensive line and the win over the Giants this past Saturday.

Scott Brown checks in on wide receiver Tyler Grisham who is facing the numbers game at wide reciver with just two presaeason games to go. The Steelers will keep 6 receivers at most and Grisham is battling veteran Arnaz Battle, rookie Antonio Brown and perhaps return man Stefan Logan for that one spot.

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Bob Labriola has posted his observations from the Steelers win over the Giants up on Steelers.com.

Mike Bires looks at how the preseason play of quarterback Dennis Dixon thus far and notes his 86.7 percentage completion rate and his 141.0 quarterback rating through two preseason games.

Two former Steelers have been signed by the Redskins over the past few days as both safety Tyrone Carter and fullback Carey Davis agreed to deals and both practiced Monday with their new team.

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