Steelers Set To Open First OTA Session Of 2013 Minus 15 Players From 2012

Change is inevitable in the NFL as there is turnover on rosters each and every year. When the Pittsburgh Steelers first OTA of the 2013 off-season gets underway on Tuesday, they will be short 15 players from last season.

Of those 15 players, seven of them were perceived as starters with the offense losing four and the defense losing three. Those 7 players logged 6,666 total plays on either offense or defense of a possible 23,107, so that works out to be 29% of player contribution that the Steelers lost this off-season.

OFFENSE
POSPLAYERSNAPS
WRMike Wallace852
TELeonard Pope82
TMax Starks1086
GWillie Colon727
GDoug Legursky417
QBCharlie Batch132
QBByron Leftwich105
RBChris Rainey152
RBRashard Mendenhall104
TOTAL3657
DEFENSE
POSPLAYERSNAPS
NTCasey Hampton503
LBJames Harrison837
LBBrandon Johnson2
CBKeenan Lewis943
SWill Allen432
SRyan Mundy292
TOTAL3009