Byron Leftwich was back on Monday and said he would push his knee hard in practice to see how it responds. If Leftwich can not play, the Steelers will be forced to start the fragile Charlie Batch down in Tampa.
Ed Bouchette jokes that former Steelers quarterback Kordell Stewart is available and is still in shape. He also suggest that Bruce Arians should his quarterback that the punter and kicker are his friends and not to mess things up for the defense.
CBS NFL Analyst and former Steelers head coach Bill Cowher was on 93.7 The Fan to talk to Seibel and Starkey about Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans and talk about whether or not he wants to return to the sidelines.
Dale Lolley writes that the defense is playing with a huge chip on their shoulder because of the way last season ended. Last year they gave up five fourth quarter leads and have something to prove.
President Barack Obama named Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward to his Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders on Monday and he will be sworn in at a ceremony tonight at the U.S. Capitol.
John Harris writes that the injury to Dennis Dixon may have ended his big chance to show the rest of the league what he can do. Dixon is in the final year of his contract this season.