By The Numbers: 2,700 more Steelers fans


Some numbers of interest as the Pittsburgh Steelers prepare to play preseason game No. 3 vs. the Green Bay Packers at Heinz Field.


Ben Roethlisberger's QB Rating vs. the Jaguars in the Steelers' last preseason game. Roethlisberger only played in the first offensive series for the Steelers but during that series he went 3-3 for 50 yards and a touchdown.


The number different Steelers who have hauled in a preseason game reception heading into Sunday's game vs. Green Bay. RB Dri Archer and rookie WR Sammie Coates lead the team in receptions this preseason with 6 catches each.


The year which series history between the Steelers and Packers began. The Packers lead the overall regular season series, 18-15, but the Steelers won the previous four regular season meetings including a 38-31 victory on December 22, 2013 at Green Bay in the most recent matchup. Sunday's game will mark the 10th time Pittsburgh and Green Bay will square off in a preseason game since 1965...the Steelers have defeated the Packers twice in their nine previous exhibition games (1971, 16-13 and 1973, 30-22)...Sunday's game will be the second meeting between the two teams in a preseason tilt since the 2000 season.


Driving miles from Lambeau Field to Heinz Field (via


Seats added in the South Plaza for the 2015 season, giving fans on the team's waiting list the opportunity to become season ticket holders and increasing the Heinz Field capacity to 68,400.


The uniform number of defensive end Ethan Hemer. The only player currently on the Steelers' roster to be born in the state of Wisconsin (Medford).


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