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Steelers | Saturday practice report

Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:21:05 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) have been ruled out for Week 7. SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not practice Saturday, Oct. 18, and has been ruled out. LB Ryan Shazier (knee) was limited and is questionable. DE Cam Heyward (ankle), Will Johnson (illness), DE Brett Keisel (knee), FS Mike Mitchell (knee) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related) participated fully.

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Steelers | Friday practice report

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:45:09 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 17. FB Will Johnson (illness), DE Brett Keisel (knee), FS Mike Mitchell (knee) and LB Ryan Shazier (knee) were limited during practice, while DE Cam Heyward (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:16:07 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) have been ruled out for Week 7. RB Will Johnson (illness), DE Brett Keisel (knee), FS Mike Mitchell (knee) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 16. DE Cam Heyward (ankle), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) were limited.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:20:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Ryan Shazier (knee), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and FS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 6. DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) are listed as probable. Taylor and Thomas did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 10. Shazier was limited during practice, while Keisel, Mitchell and Polamalu fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:47:23 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related), CB Ivan Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 9. LB Ryan Shazier (knee) was limited. DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related) and FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury related) participated fully.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:58:30 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), LB Ryan Shazier (knee), CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 8.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 13:58:10 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 3, and have been ruled out for Week 5. WR Martavis Bryant (illness), OG Ramon Foster (ankle), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), LB James Harrison (illness), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Mike Mitchell (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:35:33 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant (illness), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 2. OG Ramon Foster (ankle), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), LB James Harrison (illness), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Mike Mitchell (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:45:10 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant (illness), LB James Harrison (illness), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Mike Mitchell (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 1. OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) was limited during practice, while OG Ramon Foster (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:17:44 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) have been ruled out for Week 4. OG Ramon Foster (ankle) is listed as questionable, while RB Dri Archer (ankle), WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (illness), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) are listed as probable. Shazier and Taylor did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 26. Foster was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:51:15 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Dri Archer (ankle), OG Ramon Foster (ankle), WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (illness), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury) and S Troy Polamalu (non-injury) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 25.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:07:04 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (illness), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), LB Ryan Shazier (knee) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 24. RB Dri Archer (ankle) and OG Ramon Foster (ankle) fully participated in practice. Shazier and Taylor have been ruled out for Week 4.

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Steelers | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:48:45 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Dri Archer (ankle) is listed as doubtful for Week 3. OG Ramon Foster (ankle) is listed as questionable, while WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), WR Lance Moore (groin) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) are listed as probable. Archer and Foster were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 19, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:47:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers OG Ramon Foster (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 18. RB Dri Archer (ankle) was limited. WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related), DT Steve McLendon (shoulder), WR Lance Moore (groin) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related) fully participated.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:38:15 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 17. RB Dri Archer (ankle) and OG Ramon Foster (ankle) were limited during practice, while WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder) and DT Steve McLendon (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:35:51 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Vince Williams (non-injury), WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), CB Brice McCain (groin), DT Steve McLendon (stinger), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), CB Ike Taylor (non-injury), SS Shamarko Thomas (Achilles', ankle) and C Cody Wallace (finger) are listed as probable for Week 2. Williams did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 10, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:18:21 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury), CB Ike Taylor (non-injury) and C Cody Wallace (finger) did not practice Tuesday, Sept. 9. WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), CB Brice McCain (groin), DT Steve McClendon (stinger) and S Shamarko Thomas (Achilles', ankle) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Monday's practice report

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:07:52 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Dri Archer (ankle, knee), WR Martavis Bryant (shoulder), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related), CB Brice McCain (groin), DT Steve McLendon (stinger), WR Lance Moore (groin), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury related), FS Shamarko Thomas (Achilles', ankle) and C Cody Wallace (finger) each were estimated as limited participants for practice Monday, Sept. 8. The team is required to release an injury report for their Week 2 game Thursday, Sept. 11, against the Baltimore Ravens, even though they did not officially take the practice field Monday.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel to play Thursday

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:00:13 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel will play in the preseason finale Thursday, Aug. 28, against the Carolina Panthers. Head coach Mike Tomlin indicated Keisel will play an extended number of snaps.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel financials

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:37:51 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel's two-year deal is worth $3 million with $500,000 guaranteed.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel update

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:43:56 -0700

Updating previous reports, Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel signed a two-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed. Pittsburgh released DT Al Lapuaho to make roster room.

Fantasy Tip: The Steelers' defense welcomes back an anchor, but they're still only a fringe fantasy start.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel agrees to deal

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:11:15 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers and free-agent DE Brett Keisel (Steelers) have agreed to an undisclosed deal, according to a source.

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Steelers | Not pursuing Brett Keisel

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:22:49 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are not considering re-signing free-agent DE Brett Keisel at this point, but things could change if the team suffers an injury at the position. The Steelers were interested in re-signing Keisel earlier in the offseason, but he was not interested in signing for the veteran minimum.

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Steelers | Brian Arnfelt could be on bubble

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:05:53 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brian Arnfelt has a good chance to make the final roster at this point but could be on the roster bubble if the team decides to re-sign free-agent DE Brett Keisel.

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Steelers | Could re-sign Brett Keisel right before training camp

Sun, 29 Jun 2014 07:55:01 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers could re-sign free-agent DE Brett Keisel right before training camp starts, in the opinion of Scott Brown of ESPN.com. Keisel could be a terrific mentor for DE Stephon Tuitt, and it would allow the team to bring him along slowly.

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Steelers | Remain interested in Brett Keisel

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:55:30 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers remain interested in bringing back free-agent DE Brett Keisel (Steelers), but only at a minimum contract for one year. The deal would include a $955,000 salary plus a $65,000 signing bonus, but would count just $635,000 against their cap in 2014 because of the veteran minimum salary benefit rule in the collective bargaining agreement.

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NFL | Brett Keisel looking for more than minimum

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 13:14:37 -0700

Free-agent DE Brett Keisel (Steelers) is looking to sign with a team for more than the veteran minimum. The Pittsburgh Steelers would be interested in re-signing him if he is willing to take the minimum, which would be $1 million for him.

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Lions | Brett Keisel not an option

Fri, 23 May 2014 18:12:22 -0700

The Detroit Lions are not believed to be interested in free-agent DE Brett Keisel (Steelers).

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Steelers | Not ruling out Brett Keisel

Mon, 05 May 2014 13:04:33 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said the team has not ruled out the possibility of re-signing free-agent DE Brett Keisel this offseason.

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Steelers | Unlikely to re-sign Brett Keisel

Wed, 30 Apr 2014 14:02:08 -0700

Free-agent DE Brett Keisel (Steelers) is unlikely to return to the Pittsburgh Steelers, given the organization's recent history with re-signing players over 35 years old.

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Steelers | Have not contacted Brett Keisel

Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:31:50 -0800

Eric Metz, agent for Pittsburgh Steelers impending free-agent DE Brett Keisel, said the Steelers have not contacted him about a new deal for Keisel at this point. Metz said Keisel is preparing to play elsewhere next season but hopes to be able to finish his career with the Steelers.

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Lions | Brett Keisel could be option

Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:26:50 -0800

The Detroit Lions could show interest in Pittsburgh Steelers impending free-agent DE Brett Keisel this offseason if he becomes available in free agency.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel would have to take pay cut

Thu, 30 Jan 2014 18:31:15 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers impending free-agent DE Brett Keisel will have to accept a significant pay cut if he wants to re-sign with the Steelers.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel wants to keep playing

Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:07:32 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DL Brett Keisel said retirement is not on his radar and he wants to keep playing at least a couple more years. "I think I've got a couple [of seasons] left in me," Keisel said. "I feel great and still feel like I can play and we'll see what happens."

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:08:19 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 27, and has been ruled out for Week 17. LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. WR Markus Wheaton (finger), OG David DeCastro (back), DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB Jarvis Jones (illness) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 13:59:56 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OG David DeCastro (back), LB Terence Garvin (knee) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 26. LB Jarvis Jones (illness), DE Brett Keisel (foot), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) and WR Markus Wheaton (finger) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Five sit

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 07:44:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee), DE Brett Keisel (foot), TE Heath Miller (undisclosed), S Troy Polamalu (undisclosed) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) were estimated to sit out of practice Wednesday, Dec. 25.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:49:33 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Jerricho Cotchery (shoulder), OT Kelvin Beachum (knee), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), DE Brett Keisel (foot), DT Steve McLendon (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 20, and are listed as probable for Week 16.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:09:04 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 19. OT Kelvin Beachum (knee), WR Jerricho Cotchery (shoulder), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), DT Steve McLendon (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:15:26 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Jerricho Cotchery (shoulder) and S Troy Polamalu (non-injury) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 18. OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and DE Brett Keisel (foot) were limited. OT Kelvin Beachum (knee) and DT Steve McLendon (ankle) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel could practice Wednesday

Tue, 17 Dec 2013 09:11:58 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said "the arrow is pointing up" for DE Brett Keisel (foot) to play this week. Keisel could practice Wednesday, Dec. 18.

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Steelers | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 16:18:54 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Brett Keisel, C David Snow, WR Derek Moye, CB Isaiah Green, QB Landry Jones, DL Steve McLendon, LB Stevenson Sylvester inactive for Week 15.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:05:41 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 13, and has been ruled out for Week 15. DT Steve McLendon (ankle) did not participate in practice and is listed as questionable. OG David DeCastro (foot), OT Kelvin Beachum (knee), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), DE Ziggy Hood (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (shoulder) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:29:23 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot), DT Steve McLendon (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 12. OG David DeCastro (foot), OT Kelvin Beachum (knee), OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle) and DE Ziggy Hood (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:13:52 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert (ankle), DE Ziggy Hood (ankle), DE Brett Keisel (foot), DT Steve McLendon (ankle) and SS Troy Polamalu (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. OG David DeCastro (foot) and OT Kelvin Beachum (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Two could play in Week 15

Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:21:16 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot) and OT Kelvin Beachum (knee) both could play in the team's Week 15 game, according to head coach Mike Tomlin.

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Steelers | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2013 08:36:01 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Brett Keisel, C David Snow, WR Derek Moye, CB Isaiah Green, OG Kelvin Beachum, LB Kion Wilson, QB Landry Jones inactive for Week 14.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 14

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:40:58 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot) has been ruled out for Week 14. OT Kelvin Beachum (knee) is listed as doubtful. DT Steve McLendon (ankle) is listed as questionable. OG David DeCastro (foot), OT Mike X. Adams (ankle) and LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) are listed as probable. Keisel did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 6. Beachum and McLendon were limited during practice while the other three players fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 13:33:06 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OG David DeCastro (foot), OT Kelvin Beachum (knee), DE Brett Keisel (foot) and DT Steve McLendon (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 3. LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) was limited during practice. OT Mike X. Adams (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Brett Keisel ruled out

Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:56:43 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot) has been ruled out for the team's Week 14 game.

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