Steelers @ Panthers: Roster decisions loom for final depth spots at CB, OL, LB, TE & DL

Steelers @ Panthers The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapup the preseason tonight in Carolina and the focus of many players including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is on their week 1 showdown with the Baltimore Ravens. The key for the Steelers tonight is just getting out of Carolina healthy. Quarterback Charlie Batch will get the start for the Steelers,

Report: Patriots near deal with Panthers for DE Julius Peppers

Vic Carucci of reports, the New England Patriots are primed to acquire Panthers star defensive end Julius Peppers in-exchange for the second round pick (34th overall) that the Patriots received in the Matt Cassel trade. According to the report, the two sides are hopeful to finalize a deal before the draft. Peppers would play