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Wheaton eyeing chance after tough rookie year

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) Markus Wheaton realizes the pressure is there, but he doesn't mind.

The Pittsburgh Steelers' second-year wide receiver figures to be the best shot to replace departed starter Emmanuel Sanders, so Wheaton is OK with the early elevated expectations despite a bumpy rookie year in which he struggled to stay healthy.

"I feed off the pressure and embrace it," Wheaton said. "Pressure is always good, I feel. Pressure can push you to get a lot better or it can break you. I feel that the pressure is always good for me because it always pushes me to get better."

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Leaders
Pass Yds: B. Roethlisberger4261
Pass TDs: B. Roethlisberger28
Rush Yds: L. Bell860
Rush TDs: L. Bell8
Rec Yds: A. Brown1499
Rec TDs: J. Cotchery10
Int: C. Allen2
Sacks: J. Worilds8.0
AFC North Division
TeamWLTPct
xy-Cincinnati 1150.688
Pittsburgh 880.500
Baltimore 880.500
Cleveland 4120.250
Full Standings
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 5400 (20)
Passing Yards: 4017 (12)
Rushing Yards: 1383 (28)
Points per game: 23.7 (17)
Yards per game: 337.5 (20)
Touchdowns: 37 (19)
Field Goals: 30 (11)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 5402 (13)
Passing Yards: 3553 (9)
Rushing Yards: 1849 (21)
Points per game: 23.1 (14)
Yards per game: 337.6 (13)
Touchdowns: 39 (20)
Field Goals: 28 (21)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
7/24 K. Wilson cut
7/24 L. Toler signed
6/18 D. Belue cut
6/18 J. Hall signed
6/18 S. Tuitt signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2017)
6/13 D. Archer signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2017)
6/12 M. Pouncey re-signed Five-year extension (through 2019)
6/9 M. Bryant signed/draft choice Four-year contract (through 2017)
6/5 R. Shazier signed/draft choice Four-year contract (fifth-year option)
6/4 C. Goodwin signed
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries for this team
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