After a scary injury during Monday Night Football, Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier remains in the University of Cincinnati Medical Center to undergo more testing.
The Steelers tweeted the following statement from Shazier’s doctors Tuesday afternoon.
— Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) December 5, 2017
Shazier tweeted his thanks for all the prayers Tuesday evening.
Thank you for the prayers. Your support is uplifting to me and my family. #SHALIEVE
— Ryan Shazier (@RyanShazier) December 5, 2017
Earlier in the day, Coach Mike Tomlin spoke about visiting Shazier following the game.
Shazier was injured while making a tackle in the first quarter.
ICYMI: Here's the play where Ryan Shazier sustained his obvious back injury. Have to take the hand/arm movement as a positive sign and hope for the best. pic.twitter.com/CA74z6oTW1
— Dion Caputi (@nfldraftupdate) December 5, 2017