Originally written on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 10/24/14
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Mike Tomlin had his weekly press conference on Tuesday, and among the hot topics was the status of injured players James Harrison, Troy Polamalu, and Rashard Mendenhall. According to Tomlin each practiced on Monday and the team will see how the players do throughout the week before making a final decision on their playing status. He was optimistic though about the possibility of getting his team back to full strength, or at least closer than they have been all year so far.  “Based on what I am looking at on how we worked yesterday I think that is a safe assessment,” said Tomlin when asked if they will play Sunday. “We will watch these guys as we proceed throughout the week. All guys have performed well and were able to get through practice and we’re optimistic that they’re going to be full participants.” While we’re all excited to see some of the biggest names on the team getting back into action, it would unwise to think that everything is going to be hunky dory and the defense we’...
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