Steelers’ Alejandro Villanueva says it’s ‘unacceptable’ to use him in anthem debate

The entire Steelers team stood for the national anthem Sunday before playing the Ravens, but the majority of cameras were pointed toward offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva.

The former Army Ranger had the best-selling jersey in the NFL after he stood alone outside the tunnel a week earlier while his teammates remained in the locker room for the anthem. But it seems he wants to return to the typical anonymous role of an offensive lineman.

Byrd will fill the roster spot of wide receiver Damiere Byrd, who was placed on injured reserve after suffering a broken left forearm in Sunday’s 33-30 victory at New England.

Coleman, the starting free safety opposite strong safety Mike Adams, sprained his left MCL in the second quarter against New England. One of six team captains, he was seen walking through Cheap Hockey Jerseys For Sale the locker room on Monday wearing a brace and stimulating device on the knee.

Byrd started 15 games for the Saints last season and had two interceptions. But he had only three interceptions in three years.

Byrd had 22 interceptions and forced 11 fumbles in his first 5 seasons with Buffalo Cheap Golden State Warriors Jerseys after being selected in the second round out of Oregon in 2009. He made the Pro Bowl in 2009, 2012 and 2013.

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