Zach Banner carted off for Steelers

The Steelers are closing in on a victory over the Giants, but the first game of the season took a toll on the team’s health.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Right tackle Zack Banner had to be helped off the field without putting weight on his right leg after going down on a play that saw Ben Roethlisberger hit JuJu Smith-Schuster for a touchdown in the fourth quarter. Banner had tears in his eyes while getting encouraging pats on the back from teammates who then helped him to a cart for a ride to the locker room.” data-reactid=”15″>Right tackle Zack Banner had to be helped off the field without putting weight on his right leg after going down on a play that saw Ben Roethlisberger hit JuJu Smith-Schuster for a touchdown in the fourth quarter. Banner had tears in his eyes while getting encouraging pats on the back from teammates who then helped him to a cart for a ride to the locker room.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Banner took over the starting job this summer with Matt Feiler moving to left guard. The Steelers also saw right guard Stefan Wisniewski depart a couple of plays earlier. He got the start in place of the injured David DeCastro.” data-reactid=”20″>Banner took over the starting job this summer with Matt Feiler moving to left guard. The Steelers also saw right guard Stefan Wisniewski depart a couple of plays earlier. He got the start in place of the injured David DeCastro.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Running back James Conner is also down with an ankle injury, so those developments represent the bad news with the Steelers up 26-10 in the final minutes.” data-reactid=”21″>Running back James Conner is also down with an ankle injury, so those developments represent the bad news with the Steelers up 26-10 in the final minutes.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Zach Banner carted off for Steelers originally appeared on Pro Football Talk” data-reactid=”22″>Zach Banner carted off for Steelers originally appeared on Pro Football Talk

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