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Team leaders were unaware of Villanueva plans

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin claims publicly he gave the blessing for LT Alejandro Villanueva not to honor Antwon Ross and instead honor Alwyn Cashe but Villanueva to go against what the rest of the team planned and did was news to the team leaders in that room.

“Honestly, I wasn’t aware of it,” Cam Heyward said today.” Ben Roethlisberger was in the same boat. “I didn’t know about Al’s choice for the back of his helmet,” said Roethlisberger. “That’s his choice.”

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