Ryan Shazier is being taken to the hospital and is being evaluated for a back injury, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported. His current status is unavailable.
After a scary scene that had him laying motionless and carried off on a stretcher, #Steelers LB Ryan Shazier is being evaluated for a back injury. He has left Paul Brown Stadium via ambulance, but his status is unavailable.
– Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet)December 5, 2017
Shazier was carted off the field after suffering the injury during the first quarter of Monday night’s game against the Bengals.
Ryan Shazier injury…… players saying a prayer and taking a knee pic.twitter.com/0sVHlRcGg5
– NFL Update (@MySportsUpdate)December 5, 2017
We will continue to provide more information on Shazier’s status when more news becomes available.