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The news could have been worse, much worse for the Steelers after their loss to Philadelphia cost them David Johnson for the season with a torn ACL, and then seeing rookie Mike Adams go down with a knee injury too. After the game it was speculated that the injury to Adams wasn’t as severe as that of DJ, the TE/FB who was having a real nice camp and it’s a shame this had to happen. For Mike Adams though, things aren’t as bad as they could have been.
Jim Wexell reported out today that Adams says he expects to be return with a couple weeks but won’t speculate on the severity of the injury at this point. @jimwexell: Mike Adams wouldn’t reveal specifics but won’t need surgery and expects to be back within 2 wks
So now the Steelers have some options to explore for the rest of training camp and most of the preseason. We can be thankful that this injury isn’t season ending because the options behind Adams right now aren’t exactly mind blowing. They are counting on him to take over the l...
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The Pittsburgh Steelers returned to the practice fields of Latrobe on Saturday for the first time since their Thursday night loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Rookie left tackle Mike Adams (knee) did not practice and likely wont for at least a week after spraining his knee Thursday night. Adams said his knee injury is not serious though. With Adams out, starting right tackle Marcus...
Steelers Rookie left tackle Mike Adams told the Tribune Review that his injured knee won’t require surgery, but he'll likely be out for two weeks, in time to play at Buffalo Auguts 25th.
“I’m hoping to play before that,” Adams said. Head coach Mike Tomlin characterized his injury as "day to day".
Pittsburgh Steelers rookie left tackle Mike Adams told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that his right knee he injured in Thursday's preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles will not require surgery. However, Adams will likely be out for at least two weeks and is not expected to play again until Aug. 25 at Buffalo. "I'm hoping to play before that," Adams...
The Pittsburgh Steelers were back at it Saturday as training camp continues, unfortunately without rookie left tackle Mike Adams, who left Thursday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles with a right knee injury. While the injury does not appear serious, with him listed as day-to-day, it will definitely affect his attempt to become the opening day start on quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s...
The Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line issues go back several years. Even when the team was making and winning Super Bowls questions about the line’s ability to protect Ben Roethlisberger were still in vogue.
With the drafting of Mike Adams and David DeCastro and the resigning of Max Starks, GM Kevin Butler and Head Coach Mike Tomlin finally put heavy emphasis on the offensive...
David Johnson who has been a star at Steelers training camp is out with what could be a serious knee injury. We can only speculate right now, but hopefully it won’t be a long-term injury.
Mike Adams allowed two sacks in his time at left tackle and was not very impressive. He has left the game ContinueThe post Steelers/Eagles First Half Thoughts appeared first on SteelBlitz.
The Pittsburgh Steelers were back on the practice field Saturday for the first time since their 24-23 loss Thursday night against the Philadelphia Eagles and my co-host David Todd was right there with them to take in the action.
To start this Saturday special edition of The Terrible Podcast we start off talking about the knee injury suffered by rookie left tackle Mike Adams and...
Per Mike Tomlin post-game press conference:
David Johnson knee injury is severe. Sounds like he will miss the entire 2012 season.
Mike Adams also suffered a knee injury, but it is less severe.
Jonathan Dwyer suffered an AC sprain in his shoulder.
Rainey also tweaked a knee, but was able to return to ContinueThe post Updates: Steelers PreSeason Injuries appeared first on SteelBlitz.
Below are my offensive notes from the first run through of the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-23 loss Thursday night to the Philadelphia Eagles. My defensive notes will be along next.
I liked the use of fullback David Johnson out of the backfield on the first 3rd down of the game. Johnson also had a few good blocks on the first drive before getting injured.
The opening drive the Steelers...