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Mason's Moxie; Steelers QB Rudolph embracing challenge

PITTSBURGH (AP) Mason Rudolph could have gone the hat and clipboard route, the typical gear of choice for most NFL backup quarterbacks. The inner pragmatist in him would have none of it.

So Rudolph spent the first six quarters of the 2019 season standing on the Pittsburgh Steelers sideline with his helmet on while watching Ben Roethlisberger go to work. And Rudolph didn't just have it sitting atop his head either. Most of the time he would tug it all the way down.

He's aware it looked a little weird. Well, weird for everyone else. Just not for the self-professed football "nerd" who prefers functionality over fashion.

AFC North Division
Baltimore 2001.000
Cleveland 110.500
Cincinnati 020.000
Pittsburgh 020.000
Full Standings
Pass Yds: B. Roethlisberger351
Pass TDs: M. Rudolph2
Rush Yds: J. Conner54
Rush TDs: J. Conner1
Rec Yds: J. Smith-Schuster162
Rec TDs: V. McDonald2
Int: O. Adeniyi0
Sacks: S. Tuitt2.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 569 (28)
Passing Yards: 463 (23)
Rushing Yards: 113 (29)
Points per game: 14.5 (29)
Yards per game: 284.5 (28)
Touchdowns: 3 (26)
Field Goals: 3 (16)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 890 (27)
Passing Yards: 673 (29)
Rushing Yards: 250 (21)
Points per game: 30.5 (28)
Yards per game: 445.0 (29)
Touchdowns: 7 (28)
Field Goals: 4 (23)
Date Player Transactions
9/17 M. Fitzpatrick traded w/ draft picks for multiple draft picks
9/17 P. Lynch pract. squad add
9/17 S. Davis on IR shoulder
9/16 D. Hodges active/prac. squad
9/16 B. Roethlisberger on IR right elbow surgery
9/10 J. Elliott signed
9/10 D. Hodges pract. squad add
9/7 J. Holton active/prac. squad
9/7 T. Skipper cut
9/2 J. Haden re-signed Two-year extension (through 2021)
Date Player Status
9/22 A. Chickillo foot (Out)
9/22 R. Nix knee (Out)
9/22 V. Williams hamstring (Out)
9/17 S. Davis shoulder (IR)
9/16 B. Roethlisberger right elbow surgery (IR)
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