Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier reportedly showed "promising signs" Tuesday morning and has some movement in his lower extremities after suffering a back injury Monday night against the Cincinnati Bengals, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
Despite the positive news, Rapoport added that the next 24 to 48 hours are key for Shazier in terms of increased improvement.
Shazier exited during the first quarter of Monday's 23-20 win over the Bengals following a collision with...
CINCINNATI — Former Buckeye and current Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier is showing “promising signs” after suffering a back injury Monday night, according to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport. #Steelers LB Ryan Shazier has shown promising signs this morning. I’m told he has some movement in his lower extremities after last night’s back injury, but the next 24-48 hours are key for increased improvement. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 5, 2017 Shazier suffered the injury during Pittsburgh’s 23-20 win...
The Pittsburgh linebacker suffered a serious spinal injury on Dec. 4.