Green took a blow to the head in the fourth quarter, which caused a fumble that was recovered by the defense. He was eventually helped off the field and sent to the locker room for an evaluation. Green had led his team in receiving Sunday at the time of the injury, racking up eight receptions on 13 targets for 82 yards. He became just the second player to post 1,000-yard seasons in each of the last four years in Sunday's game.
The Bengals will also have five other probable players active for the game, including guard
Four of the team's six questionable players are also active in Week 17, including cornerbacks
Cincinnati is a 3 1/2-point underdog in Pittsburgh in Week 17.
Green will be playing with a deep bicep bruise after being ruled probable on the team's final injury report. He'll probably take a painkilling shot before the game, per the report.
The Bengals are a 3 1/2-point underdog in Pittsburgh against the Steelers.
Green was ineffective after suffering the injury Monday night against Denver with the injury. He leads the team with 61 catches for 959 yards and six touchdowns.
Cincinnati is a 3 1/2-point underdog at Pittsburgh. The Bengals can clinch the AFC North division title with a win.
Even in an injury-plagued year, Green leads Cincy with 61 catches for 959 yards and six touchdowns. How effective he'll be Sunday night remains to be seen. But Green's return to practice is good news for the Bengals, who are 3.5-point underdogs.
In the first meeting with the Steelers, Green exploded for 11 catches for 224 yards and a touchdown.
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