Polamalu, Miller out for Steelers vs. Jets
The Pittsburgh Steelers are holding out injured safety Troy
Polamalu and tight end Heath Miller from their game against the New
Polamalu didn’t practice all week after aggravating a right
Achilles’ tendon injury against Cincinnati. He has four
interceptions in his last four games.
Miller (concussion) missed a second successive game. He
practiced Wednesday and Friday, but missed Thursday’s practice due
to a concussion-related headache.
The Jets sat down safety Eric Smith, linebacker Jamaal
Westerman, right tackle Damien Woody, defensive linemen Jarron
Gilbert, Trevor Pryce and Matt Kroul and tight end Jeff
Pittsburgh didn’t activate cornerback Keenan Lewis, running back
Jonathan Dwyer, offensive tackle Chris Scott, defensive lineman
Steve McLendon and defensive end Aaron Smith.