Found November 25, 2012 on Sports-Glory:
The Pittsburgh Steelers went out and signed free agents Plaxico Burress and Brian Hoyer this week.  Burress may see significant time as Antonio Brown will not play Sunday against Cleveland. Brown's absence, which was first reported by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, means Burress will likely have a bigger role against the Browns.  This will be his first game back with the Steelers since leaving in 2005. Click below to read more. .
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