Steelers LS Warren tears meniscus
08/14/2014 3:28 PM
08/14/2014 3:37 PM
Latrobe, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Pittsburgh Steelers long snapper Greg Warren suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee on Wednesday, putting the veteran's status for the team's regular season opener in question.
Head coach Mike Tomlin confirmed the injury, which occurred during a joint practice with the Buffalo Bills, following Wednesday's session. Warren is tentatively expected to be sidelined for four weeks.
The Steelers begin the regular season Sept. 7 against Cleveland.
Warren, entering his 10th season as the Steelers' long snapper, had both his 2008 and 2009 campaigns cut short due to knee injuries. He has played in all 64 of Pittsburgh's games over the last four years, however.
Join the Discussion
Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.