Earl Thomas to Start
Rookie Thomas will start at Cornerback
Rookie First Rounder Earl Thomas will start at Cornerback reports suggest.
"He's the starter now i just gotta do my job" said William Gay who started last season and was third on the team with 75 tackles,1 sack,1 forced fumble a recovery and a sole interception.
"I'm excited especially to square up against Lance (Moore) and play against the defending Super Bowl Champions, it's gonna be off the roof" said Thomas as he walked off the field after practise.
Thomas had 12 tackles and a sack throughout the Pre-Season.
"I want to be Defensive Rookie of the Year, anything short of that is not a good season realisticly i got to show i can play with the best".
The Steelers kickoff their season at home tonight against the defending Super Bowl Champions New Orleans Saints.