Nix (back) is listed as doubtful for Sunday's contest.
Nix is unlikely to suit up for Sunday's date with Philadelphia, which means he could be in line to miss a third consecutive game. On the bright side, it does appear he will be able to play within the coming weeks regardless of his status for Sunday.
Nix (back) is listed as out for Pittsburgh's matchup with Cincinnati on Sunday.
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This decision is relatively unsurprising considering Nix was sidelined at practice all week. He is the lone fullback on the Steelers' roster, but backup tight end David Johnson is expected to fill in for him.
Nix (back) sat out practice Friday.
Nix has been dealing with a back injury and missing practice Friday puts his Week 1 status very much in jeopardy. More information on Nix's condition will be known Saturday once the Steelers turn in their final injury report prior to Monday's game against the Redskins.
Nix (back) did not participate in Thursday's practice.
Nix has been considered day-to-day but signs currently aren't encouraging for his Week 1 status. The severity and specifics of the injury remain unknown at this point.
|6||10/16/16||@ MIA||1:00 pm|
|Bye: Week 8|
|9||11/6/16||@ BAL||1:00 pm|
|11||11/20/16||@ CLE||1:00 pm|
|12||11/24/16||@ IND||8:30 pm|
|14||12/11/16||@ BUF||1:00 pm|
|15||12/18/16||@ CIN||8:30 pm|
|Year||Team||G||Fum||Lost||Fum Forced||Own Rec||Opp Rec||Yds||Tot Rec||TD|