Steelers-Patriots Injury List

While not as banged up as the Pittsburgh Steelers, the New England Patriots added six players to the injury report on Wednesday. Wide receivers Danny Amendola and Chris Hogan, running back Brandon Bolden, tight end Martellus Bennett, defensive end Jabaal Sheard and linebacker Dont’a Hightower all were put on the injured list, despite being able to participate in practice yesterday. Wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell remained limited with a knee injury.

WR Danny Amendola (ankle)
TE Martellus Bennett (knee)
RB Brandon Bolden (knee)
LB Dont’a Hightower (shoulder)
WR Chris Hogan (thigh)
WR Malcolm Mitchell (knee)
DE Jabaal Sheard (knee)

The Steelers had a few more problems, in particular an illness making the rounds through the Steelers squad. Christ Boswell, BJ Finny, Darrius Heyward-Bay, and Zach Mettenberger all missed practice and were quarantined to prevent the illness from making its way to the rest of the team. Le’Veon Bell and Ben Roethlisberger, banged up after a rough season, were given thh day off. The complete list:

RB Le’Veon Bell (Not Injury Related)
TE Ladarius Green (Concussion, Illness)
LB James Harrison (Shoulder, Triceps)

LB Vince Williams (Shoulder)

K Chris Boswell (Illness)
LB Anthony Chickillo (Ankle)
S Sean Davis (Shoulder)
C B.J. Finney (Illness)
WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (Illness)
DE Ricardo Mathews (Ankle)
QB Zach Mettenberger (Illness)
RB Fitzgerald Toussaint (Concussion)

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