Titans vs. Steelers: News and updates leading into Week 1

Jarvis Jones once scored 20 on Blake Griffin

Athletes are athletes, and the Steelers are looking for the uber-athletic Jarvis Jones to make plays against the Titans in Week 1.

Beachum will continue as situational tight end

The Steelers elected to go with five tight ends on the roster. Matt Spaeth was placed on the IR-designated to return list Tuesday, but his spot was filled with OLB Terence Garvin. Some of the reason may be because Kelvin Beachum can play TE.

Tomlin concerned with Locker's mobility

Any quarterback who can - and perhaps more importantly, will - scramble for yards is enough to make a coach a bit concerned. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has that concern over Titans QB Jake Locker.

Titans vs. Steelers: Importance of Jason Worilds

While Jarvis Jones will be in pads against the Titans, the play of Jason Worilds will be important to keep an eye on.

Mesko to assume holding duties for Suisham

Mesko will assume the holding duties from recently released Drew Butler, the man he also replaced as the team's starting punter for the 2013 regular season.

Don't read too deep into depth charts

Mike Tomlin has issued warnings in the past of Steelers depth charts being more suggestion than scripture when it came to establishing work volume for players. Nothing has changed despite recent confusion.

Tomlin addresses Dwyer release

One of the questions coach Tomlin was confronted with following his opening statements during his press conference today involved the reasoning behind the release of the team's leading rusher from 2012.

Bell Out, Redman to start vs Titans

In his press conference today, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin declared Bell out for Week 1, but had optimistic views on his recovery, and the recovery of starter Redman.

Redman preparing to be team's starter in Week 1

Redman is the last running back standing - for this week at least. He hasn't been told he's the starter yet, according to Post Gazette reporter Ed Bouchette, but he's preparing as if he will be.

Steelers vs. Titans: No longer Haley's offense

The Steelers had a new offensive coordinator in 2012, and much was made out of "Todd Haley's offense." It's now "the Steelers' offense," and what they do with it is on them.

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