Among all the hoopla of Mike Wallace returning to the Steelers this week, there’s still a big game for a lot of players coming up on Thursday night. Wallace won’t be playing in it but there are still battles to be fought, and roster spots to be filled. This game is just as important as the 3rd preseason game was, only for different reasons of course.
Positions can be won and lost with a good showing this week, guys like Jonathan Dwyer and Stevenson Sylvester ultimately won roster spots by having good games in these types of circumstances in the past. This year with so many young players this one might be the most important preseason finale yet.
Here are some positions, on offense, that should peak your interest and give you a few reasons to watch the game if you were considering only catching the first quarter or so. We’ll have a separate article on the defense coming out on Thursday.
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