Steelers WR Markus Wheaton could return Week 3

During his weekly press conference Tuesday afternoon, Steelers HC Mike Tomlin sounded encouraged that WR Markus Wheaton would play this week at the 2-0 Philadelphia Eagles.

Related players: Sammie Coates, Eli Rogers, Darrius Heyward-Bey

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If Wheaton should play, it remains to be seen how much he’d be used. Rogers has settled in as the slot receiver, the position Wheaton held down last season, while Coates possesses the size and speed that the Steelers have been missing with Martavis Bryant suspended and TE Ladarius Green on the PUP list. Heyward-Bey played just 35 percent of the snaps on offense but contributed 62 percent on special teams.

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