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5 Defensive players for the Pittsburgh Steelers to watch in the preseason vs. the Detroit Lions

The Pittsburgh Steelers kick off their preseason Friday night against the Detroit Lions. See which players you should keep an eye on as the team begins the 2016 preseason at Heinz Field. It is the first preseason game. There is a certain amount of excitement which accompanies the first football game of the year, even if it is a meaningless exhibition. However, if you haven't been glued to the Pittsburgh Steelers training camp at St. Vincent College in Latrobe, PA, but want to know who to keep an eye on in the game Friday night, we've got you covered. Here are 5 defensive players to keep an...
Grand Rapids Press Aug 10, 2016
Check out photos from the Lions' second joint practice with the Steelers

Check out photos from the Lions' second joint practice with the Steelers

Check out photos from the Detroit Lions' second joint practice with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Grand Rapids Press Aug 9, 2016

Check out photos from the first day of the Lions joint practice with the Steelers

The Detroit Lions and the Pittsburgh Steelers are holding two joint practices before their preseason game Friday, August 12, 2016.
Beaver County Times Aug 8, 2016
For some members of the Steelers, joint practices are preferable to preseason games

For some members of the Steelers, joint practices are preferable to preseason games

The Steelers will hold joint practices against the Detroit Lions this week in Latrobe. Some Steelers say they prefer that than playing the Lions in a preseason game.

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