Posted by Josh Katzowitz
Some quick thoughts and Tweets before the 11-game slate of preseason games begin tonight.
-Ben Roethlisberger will start and play maybe two series tonight for the Steelers. Then, it’ll be Byron Leftwich and then Dennis Dixon.
Browns WR Mohamed Massaquoi will not play tonight. Josh Cribbs will take his place in the starting lineup.
The Giants could be without RB Brandon Jacobs, who has a stiff neck. The NY Daily News also reports Jacobs is not dressed for the game.
Instead of starting RB Clinton Portis, Washington will give Larry Johnson a shot at taking first-team snaps .
There could be a delay of game in the 7:30 p.m. Jaguars-Dolphins game. According to Armando Salguero , “Stadium officials told fans at EverBack Field to go to the concourses because of a lightning alert. Stadium seems empty. Teams not on field.”
And one to grow on for Sunday:
Brett Favre – I’m not sure if you’ve heard of him – will start and play maybe 10 snaps Sunday vs. San Francisco,
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