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Patriots sign Ayers

The New England Patriots signed former Pittsburgh Steelers WR DeMarcus Ayers to their practice squad.

Ayers caught 6 passes for 53 yards and a TD last year for the Steelers. 

Ayers provides an Edelman-like skill set. 

Steelers trade for JJ Wilcox

Steelers trade a 2018 6th round pick for Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety, JJ Wilcox and a 2019 7th round pick. 

Steelers to sign Haden

Steelers are expected to sign Haden to a 3 year / 27 mil deal

First year, Steelers pay approximately 7 million, the Browns pay 4 million and Haden will make the same 11 million as he would have made playing for the Browns.

Steelers Push to Sign Haden

http://nfltraderumors.co/chiefs-saints-cowboys-expected-interest-cb-joe-haden/

Patriots Edelman has torn ACL

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2729652-julian-edelmans-knee-injury-reportedly-confirmed-as-completely-torn-acl

Antonio Brown’s Personal Trainer Wants Out!

AB’s personal trainer cuts ties with him and it appears to be a bad breakup. The trainer says Brown is “bad for business”.  

Brown would disagree. As he always says, “business is booming”. 

TMZ: Steelers CB Brings Gun to Airport, Not Arrested

TMZ: Steelers CB Brings Gun to Airport, Not Arrested (via https://br.app.link/get-the-app ) http://teamstre.am/2otYdH0

Steelers Sign CB Coty Sensabaugh to 2-Year Deal

Say hello to the Steelers latest scrub FA CB signing that will get torched by Tom Brady next year.

Steelers signed CB Coty Sensabaugh to a 2-Year  deal on Monday.  The Steelers are only a few players (CB, LB, DL) away from being the New England Patriots biggest threat next year but they have only gotten worse since Free Agency started despite being significantly under the salary cap.

Cam Heyward Out for Season

Cam Heyward on Instagram: “I would like to thank everyone who has been in my corner this season. It pains me to say that I will not get to continue playing this season. My role will change as I can not play but it will not change the goals the team has set out. My support for this team will only grow and I look forward in watching this team grow and fight on. Hate being on the sideline but there is a greater plan taking place. My patience will be tested but I look forward to 2017. My hand will remain in the pile no matter what!” (via http://ble.ac/teamstream-) http://teamstre.am/2fRW1D7

Steelers vs Redskins Injury Report

Updated: A finalized injury and suspension report for the Steelers @ Redskins 2016 Week 1 opening game.

Washington Redskins

Doctson, Josh (WR) – Questionable
Golston, Kedric (NT) – Questionable
Jones, Matt (RB) – Questionable
Long, Spencer (G) – Questionable
Reyes, Kendall (DE) – Questionable

Pittsburgh Steelers

Senquez Golson (CB) – Out
Roosevelt Nix (RB) – Out
Cody Wallace (C) – Out
Markus Wheaton (WR) – Out

Noteworthy:
As you can see, the Steelers are a bit more beat up going into week 1 compared to the Redskins with a few injuries to major contributors.  Earlier in the week, it was thought that Wheaton was going to play.  He must have had a setback.  The Steelers will also be without Le’Veon Bell (3 games) and Martavis Bryant (1 year) due to suspensions.

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