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Steelers cut C Justin Hartwig, KR Stefan Logan to reach 53-man roster limit

Justin Hartwig , the Steelers' starting center the past two seasons, was cut Saturday after the team failed to work out a trade for him.Hartwig, due to make $2,080,000 this season, was beaten out by first-round draft pick Maurkice Pouncey . Pouncey was expected to play right guard this season, but settled in at center sooner than anticipated and started the final two exhibition games.Also cut were Stefan Logan , the primary kickoff and punt returner last season; offensive lineman Kraig Urbik, a third-round pick in 2009; cornerback Joe Burnett , fullback Frank Summers, defensive linemen Sunny Harris, Steve McLendon and Doug Worthington , linebacker Patrick Bailey, wide receiver Tyler Grisham and safety Da'Mon Cromartie-Smith.Quarterback Byron Leftwich is on the 53-man opening day roster although he may be out for a month after straining a left knee ligament during the final preseason game Thursday against Carolina.The moves mean the Steelers will keep six wide receivers, an unusually hi...

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