Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 8/31/12
Finally, the NFL preseason is over and we can get ready for the Denver Broncos. First things first though, the Carolina Panthers came into Heinz Field on Thursday night to finish things off for this part of the 2012 campaign. Ben Roethlisberger did not play at all, neither did Maurkice Pouncey, Ryan Clark, Troy Polamalu, Isaac Redman, Ike Taylor, Antonio Brown, and others. It was a night for Charlie Batch to shine, as Tomlin said he would “play a bunch” in this game. Batch played the entire first half and if you didn’t know that he is 37 years old, you’d never be able to tell after watching him. On the first series to open the game Batch got popped in a helmet to helmet hit, gaining 15 yds and a first down on the personal foul against Carolina. After that Batch went to work on a 5 play, 80 yd drive that culminated in a 37 yd TD pass to Emmanuel Sanders. Batch put the ball right where it needed to be and Sanders was able come up with a beautiful catch in traffic to put the Steelers u...
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