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Leftwich or Dixon? Nod Goes to Dixon

PITTSBURGH - AUGUST 14:  Dennis Dixon #10 of the Pittsburgh Steelers readies the hand off during the preseason game against the Detroit Lions on August 14, 2010 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Steelers won 23-7.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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Jordan VlachContributor IAugust 23, 2010

There has been a lot of questions regarding who should start the first four games, maybe even six for the Steelers this season. Here is a look at the first two preseason game comparing Bryon Leftwich and Dennis Dixon.

Byron Leftwich: 9-16 138 yards 1 touchdown 105.7 passer rating 2 rush 11 yards

Dennis Dixon: 13-15 210 yards 1 touchdown 141.0 passer rating 11 rush 58 yards

 

If the preseason ended today, Dennis Dixon would be the starter.

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