Found November 01, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
According to Mike Bires of the Beaver County Times, Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer (quad) practiced on a limited basis Thursday and said he'll play Sunday versus the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Isaac Redman was a full participant Thursday and Bires speculates that Redman could start. We prefer Dwyer coming off two 100-yard games, but this looks like a situation to avoid in Week 9.

Jonathan Dwyer Likely Week 9 Starter if Healthy

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette expects the Steelers to start Jonathan Dwyer at running back again in Week 9 versus the Giants if his quad holds up. Dwyer won't practice Wednesday, however.Fantasy Spin:Dwyer has rushed for back-to-back 100-yard game and is averaging 5.2 ypc on 58 runs this season. Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) will go through individual workouts Wednesday and will...

Jonathan Dwyer Says Rashard Mendenhall Is The Guy When He Is Healthy

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer has managed to put together back-to-back 100-yard games, but he still insists that Rashard Mendenhall will be the starter when he returns from his Achilles injury. Dwyer, who has started the last two games after seemingly being benched for fumbling against the Oakland Raiders several weeks ago, told the media on Wednesday that Mendenhall...

Dwyer Out Sunday; Redman Will Start

Jonathan Dwyer has had back-to-back one hundred yard games for the Steelers, but a hamstring injury will keep him from making it three straight. Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall will both miss Sundays games meaning Isaac Redman, who is just returning from a knee injury, will get the start. Baron Batch ContinueThe post Dwyer Out Sunday; Redman Will Start appeared first on SteelBlitz.

Steelers' Dwyer listed as doubtful for Sunday

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer is considered doubtful for Sunday's game against the New York Giants because a sore quad muscle. The Beaver County (Pa.) Times reported that Dwyer, who has rushed for 299 yards on 58 carries in five games this season, did not practice Friday. He topped 100 yards in each of the past two games while carrying the bulk of the load...

Steelers Injury Report: Dwyer & Mendenhall Both Doubtful; Woodley Probable

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their final practice on Friday in preparation for their Sunday game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. The final injury report for the week is now out, and as expected, safety Troy Polamalu (calf), tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), and linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) have all been officially ruled out for the game Sunday...

Steelers Injury Report: Jonathan Dwyer Limited, LaMarr Woodley Remains Sidelined

The Pittsburgh Steelers resumed practice on Thursday as they prepare to take on the New York Giants Sunday at MetLife Stadium. The Thursday injury report is now out and it shows that linebacker LaMarr Woodley (hamstring), linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) and running back Baron Batch (shin) did not practice. The status of Woodley heading into the weekend now appears to...

Steelers Injury Report: Ryan Clark Practices Fully, Jonathan Dwyer Rest Quad

The Pittsburgh Steelers were back on the practice field Wednesday as they prepare to take on the New York Giants Sunday at MetLife Stadium. The first injury report of the week is now out, and as expected, safety Troy Polamalu (calf) and tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), and linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) did not practice. Both Polamalu and Gilbert have already been ruled...

Isaac Redman Expected To Start Week 9

Steelers running back Isaac Redman (ankle) has participated in practice all week. With Jonathan Dwyer missing Friday's practice and Rashard Mendehall expected to miss the Week 9, Redman could get the majority of this weekend's workload.Fantasy Spin:Redman had 105 yards receiving in his last game but he's only rushed for 127 yards on 50 carries (2.5 ypc) all season. He...

Sir Isaac Redman To Start?

That’s Sir Isaac Redman to you Juan… Both Jonathan Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall are both looking doubtful for Sunday’s tilt VS the Giants.  Isaac Redman will be the defacto starter with a mix of Batch and Rainey. Unless Dwyer heals quickly and can give it a go, you have to take him out of your lineup.  Redman is far from a sure thing, but if you are desperate enough in a...

“All Signs Point To” Isaac Redman Starting For The Steelers

Mike Bires tweets that Steelers RB Jonathan Dwyer missed Friday’s practice with a quad injury and adds that “all signs point to” Isaac Redman getting the start against the Giants this weekend. With RB Jonathan Dwyer sitting out today, al signs point to Isaac Redman starting for the Steelers. #steelers — Mike Bires (@mikebires) November 2, 2012   Rashard Mendenhall...

Blitzburgh Radio Steelers Podcast – Week 8 Wrapup

Matt and Marc are back on Blitzburgh Radio as we break down all things related to the Steelers big win over the Redskins this past Sunday, 27-12. There is a multitude of topics to dissect in this one so we jump right into it with the unique fan perspective that you’ve come to expect from us here on SA. Topics include injury updates, Secondary play, Offensive Line play in particular...
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