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Steelers Star Was to Play Fullback This Year

David Johnson made his name as the tough tight end that occasionally would come in on short down situations as a fullback.   This year Johnson was to play fullback in a different way to get the Steelers to “smashmouth” football that all the fines love.

That plan changed last night as Johnson was injured in the first quarter.

Read more about David Johnson’s injury and the impact it will have on the plan for Todd Haely’s offense….   Make sure to leave a comment.

Steelers David Johnson Likely Has Torn ACL Injury, Out for 2012

Steelers‘ TE David Johnson is expected to miss the 2012 season after tearing the ACL in his right knee in Pittsburgh’s 24-23 loss in preseason action at Philadelphia Thursday night.

 

Pittsburgh Steelers Fullback David Johnson Likely Out for the

The Pittsburgh Steelers had three injuries of note in Thursday nights 24-23 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Of those, it appeared at the time that the knee injury suffered by fullback / tight end David Johnson was the most

 

David Johnson’s possible torn ACL tops injury list from Steelers’ preseason opener – CBSSports.com (blog)

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Gloucester County Times – NJ.comDavid Johnson’s possible torn ACL tops injury list from Steelers’ preseason openerCBSSports.com (blog)David Johnson’s injury was termed “severe” by Steelers coach Mike Tomlin, and that doesn’t bode well. Media reports …

 

 

Steelers Injuries: David Johnson, Mike Adams Hurt In 1st Quarter Vs. Eagles – SB Nation

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Steelers Injuries: David Johnson, Mike Adams Hurt In 1st Quarter Vs. EaglesSB NationFullback / tight end David Johnson has been a star in training camp for the Steelers, but he didn’t even last a full quarter of the team’s first preseason game before …

 

From Twitter…

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Steelers FB reportedly out for season: http://t.co/5c6oaKZ0

Friday, August 10, 2012 10:41:50 AM

 

pghsportsforum

TE/FB David Johnson Shelved For The Year #Steelershttp://t.co/AczUjEQp

Friday, August 10, 2012 3:40:31 PM

 

jemberg95

RT @DVEMike: Tough break for David Johnson in Philly but if his absence turns into a deal-breaker then Steelers aren’t the team I think they can become.

Friday, August 10, 2012 3:24:37 PM

 

EdBouchette

Looks like #Steelers starting FB David Johnson has torn ACL and will miss the season. Undrafted Will Johnson of WVU only other FB on roster.

Thursday, August 09, 2012 11:22:37 PM


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