The Steelers taken on the Carolina Panthers in the final week of the preseason for the 11th consecutive year. Both teams have players who are on the fringe of the roster, but with the regular season just 10 days away, the guys going in Week 1 aren't likely seeing more than a play or two. This game is about the depth of the roster.
James Dator, editor of SB Nation's Carolina Panthers site Cat Scratch Reader, hangs out with Behind The Steel Curtain for a bit and answers five questions leading into Thursday's preseason finale between the Steelers and the Panthers.
During his press conference in anticipation of the Steelers upcoming preseason finale, Tomlin stated their fourth-round draft pick Jones will take the bulk of the snaps at quarterback on Thursday night.
Redman will be held out for precautionary reasons on Thursday, as announced by coach Tomlin on Tuesday. Despite only carrying the ball twice in the preseason, the team is comfortable with what he is capable of.