Ryan Shazier: Steelers LB improving after scary back injury.
Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was hospitalized overnight in Cincinnati but "continues to improve" after a scary first-quarter back injury Monday night against the Bengals. “Ryan’s injury will not require surgery at this time, and he continues to improve”
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier underwent an MRI and a CT scan at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center after suffering a back injury in a collision with Cincinnati Bengals receiver Josh Malone early in the first quarter of Pittsburgh's 23-20 win Monday night. Shazier left the stadium in an ambulance.