Steelers Backup TE Out for Year
PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Rookie tight end Jerame Tuman will miss the rest of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season with a torn ligament in his right knee.
The team said Wednesday that Tuman tore an anterior cruciate ligament during Monday’s 13-9 win over Atlanta.
Tuman, a fifth-round draft choice from Michigan this year, was paced on injured reserve list.
Tuman played mostly on special teams.