Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/28/12
The Pittsburgh Steelers cut down to 75 players today, cutting a bunch of guys no one has ever heard of.  Well, a lot of people have heard of S Myron Rolle, although that’s far more for him being a Rhodes Scholar than a good football player.  The Steelers also jettisoned LB Mortty Ivy, who played on last year’s team, due to a hamstring injury, and K Danny Hrapmann, who many (including myself) thought had a shot to displace Shaun Suisham.  Alas, not so much. With the first round of cuts in the books and with the cut down to 53 coming by Friday, it seemed an appropriate time to predict the 53 men that will open the season as Steelers.  This situation is complicated a bit this year due to a number of injuries to high-profile players.  Rashard Mendenhall, David DeCastro, and Stevenson Sylvester certainly will miss Week One, and James Harrison, Jason Worilds, and Casey Hampton are very much in doubt.  If it was easy to predict all 53, though, it wouldn’t be much fun. Despite being out for...
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