Pouncey, Gilbert, Mendenhall & Redman All Injured In Steelers Loss
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin had a lengthy injury list to go over following the 26-23 loss in Nashville Thursday night to the Tennessee Titans.
Tomlin said that center Maurkice Pouncey (knee) suffered an MCL of some description and needs to be evaluated. Running back Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) suffered an Achilles injury of some kind according to Tomlin, who did not elaborate.
Also injured according to Tomlin were tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), linebacker Chris Carter (hamstring), running back Isaac Redman (ankle) and linebacker Brandon Johnson (hamstring).
Tomlin said that safety Ryan Clark (hip) suffered a hip pointer but that he was able to return. Although not mentioned by Tomlin, safety Will Allen (neck) left the game with a stinger, but did return.
Safety Troy Polamalu (calf) and linebacker LaMarr Woodley (hamstring) were inactive Thursday night due to their injuries suffered last week.