Steelers and UPMC Doctor David Okonkwo Release Joint Statement Regarding LB Ryan Shazier

The news and outlook for Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier continues to be very hazy in terms of the long term effects of his injury, and the long term prognosis for the Steelers emotional leader on defense.

Just a little while ago, the Steelers released the following statement regarding Shazier, basically saying what we already knew which is the next 24-48 hours will be critical to the long term hopeful recovery for Shazier.

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1 Comment on "Steelers and UPMC Doctor David Okonkwo Release Joint Statement Regarding LB Ryan Shazier"

  1. I’d like to apologize for my recent post(s) about Shazier…Although I would like to see him form tackle, I obviously would more importantly like to see him walk again. My family’s prayers go out to him and his family.

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