- Shazier: 'I need to continue to earn their trust' (Steelers.com)
Rookie Ryan Shazier knows it will take time to earn his teammates full trust.
- Defensive backs fed up with flags (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
Across the league defensive penalties have doubled during preseason play.
- Steelers defense waving flag on penalty call (Tribune Review)
Players are adjusting to the league's emphasis on defensive holding and illegal contact.
- Moore taking 'wait-and-see approach' to close-called preseason (Beaver County Times)
Wide receiver Lance Moore doesn't believe that the referee's emphasis on illegal contact will change the way people play.
- Should starters play in preseason finale? (ESPN.com)
The Panthers will play their starters against the Steelers on Thursday night.