Roethlisberger, Brown not full participants in Steelers practice
January 14, 2016 4:48 PM
The Steelers' Martavis Bryant talks with Antonio Brown during practice Wednesday on the South Side.
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger hands off to Rajion Neal during practice Thursday on the South Side.
By Gerry Dulac / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Ben Roethlisberger and receiver Antonio Brown were not full participants in practice for the second day in a row, but that could change tomorrow.
The plan for Roethlisberger (shoulder separation) all along was to not participate fully in practice until Friday, the last full practice before Sunday’s divisional playoff game in Denver. And, for better or worse, that plan hasn’t changed.
Brown, though, has not been cleared to practice after sustaining a concussion in the wild-card playoff victory in Cincinnati. The Steelers are hopeful Brown can be cleared from the concussion protocol program and play against the Broncos, even if he doesn’t practice.
Foster discusses Broncos
Steelers Ramon Foster discusses his team's upcoming game against the Broncos. (Video by Matt Freed; 1/14/2016)
Meantime, running back DeAngelo Williams (foot) still has not practiced since being injured in the season finale against Cleveland and is not expected to play in Denver.
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