The Pittsburgh Steelers will be without another wide receiver for the remainder of their Week 3 matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals at Heinz Field. With Diontae Johnson already out with a knee injury, the Pittsburgh Steelers will also be without JuJu Smith-Schuster as he has left the game with a rib injury. This per Steelers spokesperson Burt Lauten.
#Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster has a rib injury and will not return to today's game.— Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) September 26, 2021
On the day, JuJu Smith-Schuster has three receptions on four targets for 25 yards.
The Steelers are down by more than two scores with a quarter remaining in the game and now have to try to mount a come back with two of their best receivers on the sidelines.
Additionally, the Steelers will also be finishing the game without starting right tackle Chuks Okorafor as he has been ruled out with a concussion. Joe Haeg has come in as his replacement.
#Steelers OT Chukwuma Okorafor has been ruled out and is being evaluated for a possible concussion.— Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) September 26, 2021
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