Ryan Shazier thanks supporters as doctors monitor spine injury

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the Guardian—Steelers linebacker was hurt during Monday’s win over BengalsPittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin says it has been a tough time for teamRyan Shazier has thanked those who sent him messages of support after he suffered a spinal injury during Monday night’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals. The Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker was hurt while making a tackle and was treated on the field for several minutes receiving treatment from medical staff. He did not appear to have any movement in the lower half of...

Ryan Shazier Tweets Thanking Supporters for Prayers After Back Injury. Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has shared a message on Twitter after suffering a back injury during Monday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Shazier tweeted out thanks to his fans for their prayers and support: Shazier was carted off the field following a tackle on Bengals wide receiver Josh Malone in the first quarter of Pittsburgh's 23-20 win.  After making the tackle. Shazier remained on the ground and briefly reached for his back before waving to the sidelines to get the...