TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Steelers cornerback Taylor injured in opener

Steelers/NFL Videos

By Scott Brown
Friday, Aug. 12, 2011
 

LANDOVER, Md. — Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor broke his thumb in the Steelers' preseason opener Friday night against the Washington Redskins. Coach Mike Tomlin said Taylor could miss two weeks and was uncertain whether surgery would be required.

"I wasn't even like paying attention," Taylor said. "But I just know during that time in the first quarter, I really felt it."

Taylor, who signed a four-year contract last month, left the game after the first series and did not return.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Steelers

  1. Opposing defenses find success against Steelers by eschewing blitz
  2. Steelers looking for Spence to step up game at inside linebacker
  3. Snapshot in time: Comparing Cowher, Tomlin drafts
  4. Play of the week: Texans find success with zone stretch running attack
  5. Steelers notebook: Shazier limited in practice
  6. Robinson: Big Ben on pace to break Favre’s record — for sacks
  7. Rossi: Steelers’ ‘march of mediocrity’ baffling
  8. Steelers notebook: Tomlin tunes out criticism from Cowher, Ward
  9. Texans coach O’Brien still cherishes time at Penn State
  10. Steelers rookie wideout Bryant eager to show off talent
  11. Steelers seeking solutions for scoring problems in red zone
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.