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Lions vs. Steelers: Who will see playing time in Week 3 preseason game

The Lions and Steelers will face off in Week 3 of NFL preseason on Sunday. We take a look at who’s likely to see playing time.

Lions coach Dan Campbell on the sidelines during the second half of the Lions’ 27-23 preseason loss to the Falcons. Kirthmon F. Dozier / USA TODAY NETWORK

The Detroit Lions and Pittsburgh Steelers will meet up for a preseason finale on Sunday, August 28 at Acrisure Stadium in Pittsburgh. Kickoff is set for 4:30 p.m. ET and the game will air on CBS. The Lions are 1-1 in their first appearances, while the Steelers have gone unbeaten at 2-0.

Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers are coming off a close 16-15 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. All three of Pittsburgh’s prospective quarterbacks played snaps. Mitch Trubisky completed 5-of-8 passes for 60 yards, rookie Kenny Pickett went 6-of-7 and Mason Rudolph went 17-of-21 on the night. Pickett and Rudolph each threw one TD.

Which Steelers will play, expected inactives

The Steelers’ starters will be prepared to play a half on Sunday.

Detroit Lions

The Lions came out on top of an exciting clash with the Indianapolis Colts 27-26 last week. Backup QBs Tim Boyle and David Blough combined for 28 completions on 37 attempts for 158 yards and two touchdowns, while WR Tom Kennedy had the huge night — five catches for 24 yards and two TDs.

Which Lions will play, expected inactives

Head Coach Dan Campbell says the Lions’ starters will be prepared to play a half on Sunday, but Jared Goff will be sidelined.