As the Pittsburgh Steelers round the turn and head down the final stretch toward the regular season, there are still lots of questions. After Thursday night's loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, the players and staff have to wonder if this is really a sleeper playoff team, or just a pretender.
This was a busy week for the Steelers in terms of personnel, and unfortunately, a lot of it was not great. A great deal of the player evaluation this past week has had to do with the upcoming deadline.
The Steelers are required to get their roster down to 75 by this upcoming Tuesday. It is hard to speculate if the past week made that job harder or easier for the Pittsburgh coaching staff.
So, with that, let's take a look at eight things we learned about the Steelers through week three of the NFL preseason.
All players statistics are courtesy of NFL.com.