Steelers lose 54-year-old tradition with NFL training camps staying home

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The NFL, to help contain the unfold of COVID-19, has purchased all 32 groups to conduct their 2020 coaching camps in their own local crew services.

But that will not suggest every crew will experience “at residence” although not going away. For the Steelers, the league mandate brings an abrupt end to a custom that commenced in 1966.

Latrobe, Pa., has been recognized for two issues as a smaller city of significantly less than ten,000 persons about an hour east of Pittsburgh. The to start with is getting the birthplace of Rolling Rock Beer. The second is internet hosting the Steelers annually for their preseason preparations for additional than 5 decades.

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