RyanShazier

  • Ryan Shazier’s Spinal Injury Is ‘Severe,’ NFL Players Union Doctor Says

    Early optimism for the recovery of Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has taken a hit. Dr. Anthony Alessi, a neurologist who consults for the NFL Players Association, delivered discouraging news after Shazier underwent spinal stabilization surgery this week. Shazier was carted off the field Monday, apparently unable to move...
  • Ryan Shazier suffers potential spinal injury, taken to hospital

    Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was strapped to a backboard and carted off the field after suffering a back injury early in Monday night’s game versus the Cincinnati Bengals. Shazier rammed his helmet into receiver Josh Malone‘s thigh, buckling his neck in the process. He immediately reached for his...