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Steelers re-sign RB Gary Russell to practice squad

The Steelers re-signed running back Gary Russell on Tuesday to the practice squad. Russell was released when LB Patrick Bailey was activated last week. Russell might be activated by weeks end to the active roster with Willie Parker being out this weekend.


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Steelers RB Willie Parker out with sprained left knee

Mike Tomlin reported on Sirius NFL radio that running back Willie Parker will be out versus the Baltimore Ravens with a sprained left knee. Rashard Mendenhall will make his first NFL start on Monday night. Also nose tackle Casey Hampton will miss the Ravens game with a groin strain. LINK


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Steelers vs Eagles Prediction

Game day is here, Steelers corners will isolate the Eagles wide receivers today and Troy Polamalu will spy Eagles running back Brian Westbrook and keep him under 100 total yards. Defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau will scheme just enough to contain quarterback Donovan McNabb. On offense the Steelers will play keep…


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Look for Steelers to utilize RB Rashard Mendenhall versus Eagles

Here we are week 3 and Steelers rookie running back Rashard Mendenhall has only carried the ball 10 times thus far. Mendenhall will likely equal that number this week alone versus the Philadelphia Eagles as the Steelers must start to lighten the load on Willie Parker. Parker has 14 more…