Found November 03, 2012 on
With the Friday injury report now out for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and no Saturday roster moves expected, we can now look at the projected inactive list for the Sunday game against the New York Giants.
3 of the 7 names on the list this week will be inactive this week because those players have been ruled out for the game due to injuries and 2 more on the list were listed as doubtful. Those players are: Marcus Gilbert, Troy Polamalu, Stevenson Sylvester, Rashard Mendenhall, and Jonathan Dwyer. That leaves two spots left to be filled on the inactive list and they are easy to figure out.
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According to Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL.com, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer was sent a weighty message by head coach Mike Tomlin following the end of the 2011 season as the Georgia Tech product was warned in front of all of his teammates that if he showed up to training camp overweight he would be out of a job.
Kinkhabwala reports that Tomlin had a picture of Dwyer...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers running backs Jonathan Dwyer (quad) and Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) are doubtful for Sunday's game against the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Isaac Redman was a full participant Thursday and Friday and is likely to start. He's averaging just 2.5 yards per carry on 50 rushes this season so it's going to take a desperate...
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...
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...
The Pittsburgh Steelers are already at a disadvantage today because of their travel schedule. The aftermath of Hurricane (superstore) Sandy, the Steelers could not get a hotel in the New York area, nor did they want to take away room from those who truly need them. So, they are traveling on game day, playing the game, and leaving. All they can hope for is some of their nagging...
Below is the inactive list for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 9 game at MetLife Stadium against the New York Giants. The 7 inactive players are announced 90 minutes before kickoff.
S Troy Polamalu
T Marcus Gilbert
LB Stevenson Sylvester
RB Rashard Mendenhall
RB Jonathan Dwyer
QB Charlie Batch
NT Alameda Ta'amu
LB Chase Blackburn
LB Jacquian Williams...