Steelers LB James Harrison, S Troy Polamalu will be game-time decisions
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Steelers LB James Harrison, S Troy Polamalu will be game-time decisions

The Jets have already said cornerback Darrelle Revis won't play against the Steelers. But things aren't so peachy with Pittsburgh's defense either. The Steelers might be without both linebacker James Harrison @jharrison9292 and safety Troy Polamalu @tpolamalu. Both are listed as questionable for the game, but neither player practiced on Friday. Harrison didn't play in Week 1 and his surgically repaired knee still isn't 100 percent. He didn't practice at all this week. Meanwhile, Polamalu missed his second consecutive practice today because of a calf injury.

Fantasy Analysis:

They will be game-time decisions, but the feeling from different beat writers is that Harrison and Polamalu will not play in this game. Another big stat line might be in store for Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez @Mark_Sanchez, but he's still a clear QB2. The possible absence of Polamalu really affects the Steelers' run defense, so Shonn Greene should be upgraded slightly. It's still Shonn Greene.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Shonn Greene had a nice game last wk. 94rds n a td plus a cple catches?

Posted by:
henry2384 09/15/12 02:26 AM Writer

Yes. But it's still Shonn Greene. I mean, Shonn Greene.

One good game does not a fantasy star make.e

Posted by:
Brian Murphy 09/15/12 10:20 PM

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I have played fantasy sports since 2001. I've played mostly in fantasy football and baseball leagues. I wrote for FFToolbox from 2002-2005 and re-joined in 2009.

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