Found September 06, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
Tim Benz of 105 The X Radio reports Thursday via Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers second year running back Baron Batch said today that an MRI done on his groin that he injured during the preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers didn't reveal anything alarming. Batch would only say that the injury was minor and he didn't answer any questions about whether or not he would dress Sunday night against the Denver Broncos, according to Benz. While Batch isn't likely to see much, if any, time against the Bronco in the Steelers backfield Read more [...]

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