Today is Black Friday and there is a great deal at NFL Shop for those shopping for Steelers merchandise as they have a buy one item and get a second one half price. Football Fanatics also is giving free 3 day shipping through 11/30 if you use code “thanksship50”. Amazon also has a great selection of Steelers books that make great stocking stuffers.
The Friday injury report is out and it shows that linebacker LaMarr Woodley is questionable along with linebacker Stevenson Sylvester and wide receiver Arnaz Battle.
Mike Bires caught up with second year linebacker Jason Worilds for an interview after practice on Thursday. Worilds told Bires that pass coverage was the toughest thing to pick up in making the transition from a defensive end in college to outside linebacker in the NFL.
Steelers offensive coordinator Bruce Arians talked to the media on Thursday and answered questions about the decision to start Doug Legursky over Chris Kemoeatu, the health of Emmanuel Sanders and how Hines Ward is handling his shift in roles.
Aaron Smith was at the Steelers practice facility on Wednesday and Teresa Varley caught up with him to see how he is doing following his neck surgery last week. It does not sound like Smith was going to be able to eat much yesteday on Thanksgiving.
The Texans swapped out a few former Steelers draft picks on their practice squad a few days ago as they released linebacker Thaddeus Gibson and signed defensive lineman Ra\’Shon Harris.