Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 11/27/12
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was asked on Tuesday during his press conference about the Monday decision to place second-year tackle Marcus Gilbert on the injured reserve list and activation of rookie guard David DeCastro from the designated to return injured reserve list. According to Tomlin, Gilbert never improved since injuring an ankle tendon in the loss to the Tennessee Titans back in Week 6 and that surgery is now an option for the Florida product. "We gave him up to 6 or 7 weeks for that ankle to perk up. but we knew that there was a possibility that it would not," said Read more [...]
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