Marcus Gilbert injury: Steelers right tackle questionable to return with quadriceps injury

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sport

Guy Whimper, not Mike Adams, replaces Gilbert at right tackle.

Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert left the game against Baltimore with a quadriceps injury, and is questionable to return.

Guy Whimper has replaced him in the lineup.

The Steelers drove down the field on their second drive of the game, resulting in a three-yard shovel pass from Ben Roethlisberger to Heath Miller. The Steelers lead 7-0 with seven minutes left in the first quarter.

Whimper was the guy the Steelers went with, even with Mike Adams on the bench. Adams started the game technically as a tight end, as the Steelers stacked the left side with both Adams and left tackle Kelvin Beachum.

The Steelers' offense is sharp and consistent so far in this game, and with plenty of time to go, the Steelers at least have the luxury of having put together one great drive - perhaps their best of the season.

More from Behind the Steel Curtain:

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Behind the Steel Curtain

You must be a member of Behind the Steel Curtain to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Behind the Steel Curtain. You should read them.

Join Behind the Steel Curtain

You must be a member of Behind the Steel Curtain to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Behind the Steel Curtain. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker