Preseason results indicate little, but it is always better to play well and win rather than lose.
On that front, it was a good night for the Steelers as they defeated the Falcons 34-16.
The men in Black and Gold paid a price however, seeing Byron Leftwich, Keenan Lewis, Casey Hampton and Maurkice Pouncey all injured.
Based on Twitter reports and Mike Tomlin’s press conference the prognosis appears this way:
- Byron Leftwich’s injury, a broken arm, is the most serious, and will likely go on IR
- Maurkice Pouncey was walking fine after the game and will be OK
- Keenan Lewis will also play in the preseason finale, according to Lewis
As usual the game was not show here in Buenos Aires, so any observations are most welcome.
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