Emmanuel Sanders not expected to return to Steelers

Wide receiver is a pending free agent Aaron Wilson

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Veteran wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders isn't expected to return to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

The pending unrestricted free agent won't be back "for a number of reasons," according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

The New York Jets are reportedy interested in Sanders, according to the New York Daily News..

The New England Patriots displayed interest in Sanders last year.

The Steelers rely heavily on Antonio Brown as their primary receiver.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

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