Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier wants to regain his Pro Bowl form following a serious spinal injury, and he continues to make progress on his road to recovery.
On Friday, Shazier posted a video of him putting in work in the gym (Warning: NSFW language):
Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert made it known last month that Shazier will not play in 2018. However, as he progresses in rehab, the linebacker could return to the field at some point in the future.
The Ryan Shazier comeback is underway ... with the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker killin' it in the gym just 3 months after suffering a serious back injury. Remember, Shazier required MAJOR spinal stabilization surgery back in December after…
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier spoke publicly for the first time since he suffered a spine injury during a Week 13 win over the Cincinnati Bengals and stressed his desire to get back on the field and compete for a Pro Bowl spot.
Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette passed along Shazier's comments that were made on fullback Roosevelt Nix's podcast:
"I got to get back. Right now I'm reading a book and it's basically saying trust the process. I'm really trusting the process. I...