Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 10/2/12

PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 06: James Harrison #92 of the Pittsburgh Steelers gestures during the game against the Oakland Raiders on December 6, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
The Pittsburgh Steelers received a welcomed sight Monday when they returned to the field for a brief workout after enjoying their bye week, when linebacker James Harrison, safety Troy Polamalu and running back Rashard Mendenhall all took part.Of course, this is but a first workout this week and all three seemed non-committal of their status for the weekend. However, it this point it would be a shock to see Harrison suit up on Sunday, after suffering a minor setback last Wednesday according to his agent. The 34-year-old linebacker battled this knee injury all offseason, and to this point in 2012. Unfortunately, for Harrison, this knee injury may be costing him more than playing time. He is making a lot of money on the sideline, and at 34, he may not be long for the roster after 2012 when his salary and the Steelers salary cap may not mesh. At this point, the team may not have a permanent answer on hand, but it should be a long-term concern for fans. There definitely seems to be more optimism
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