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Season 3, Episode 48 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I discuss the talking points that came out of the Tuesday press conference by Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. We discuss the changes on the depth chart at wide receiver and running back as well as a few other tidbits that Tomlin left for us to chew on. The injury report had a few new names added to it and we give you a complete run down of the health of the team and discuss the recent changes to the roster and the practice squad. Will Rashard Mendenhall be back next year? We give our thoughts on that as Read more [...]
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