Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham was placed on the Reserve/Injured List, the team announced Wednesday. Suisham tore the ACL in his left knee, which will require season-ending surgery.
Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham tore his ACL during Monday's Hall of Fame game, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Suisham will have surgery on his left knee this week, forcing the Steelers to search for another kicker. He will likely be placed on injured reserve, which will put an end to his season. Suisham suffered the injury during the opening kickoff of the second half Sunday. He converted 59 of 64 field goals over the past two seasons for Pittsburgh.
Steelers placekicker Shaun Suisham sustained what Mike Tomlin described as a "potentially significant" left knee injury during the Hall of Fame Game on Sunday, per the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Tomlin did not elaborate on when or how Suisham suffered the injury. He kicked off to start the second half and left the field shortly thereafter. He left the locker room with his knee heavily wrapped.
Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham made all three of his field-goal attempts in his team's 30-17 loss to the Ravens in Saturday's Wild Card matchup. Suisham broke a scoreless tie with a 45-yard kick late in the first quarter and added field goals from 22 and 47 yards out to put his team within one point heading into halftime. He didn't get the opportunity to add any points in the second half, as the Steelers went for two on their only touchdown of the half.
Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham made two field goals and three extra points in his team's 27-17 win over the Bengals in Week 17. Suisham connected from 29 and 25 yards out in the second quarter to help give his team a 20-10 halftime advantage, and they were able to maintain that margin in the second half. The kicker finishes the regular season with 29 field goals in 32 attempts, but he went just 1-for-3 in attempts of 50 yards or more, with both misses coming at home. He'll have to kick at home in the first round of the playoffs when the Ravens come to town Saturday.
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