LATROBE, Pa — Pittsburgh Steelers extensive receiver Anthony Miller has been positioned on injured reserve and is out for the yr after sustaining a shoulder harm in follow earlier than the group’s first preseason recreation.
Miller, 27, had an excellent exhibiting in coaching camp, and he particularly displayed good chemistry with quarterback Mitch Trubisky, with whom he performed in Chicago for 3 seasons. Miller did not play within the Steelers’ preseason win in opposition to Seattle and was noticed with a brace and immobilizer on his shoulder and arm after the sport.
Miller appeared to have an inside observe to a roster spot in a aggressive extensive receiver room that additionally contains Chase Claypool and Diontae Johnson.
Initially drafted within the second spherical by the Bears in 2018, Miller was traded to the Houston Texans earlier than final season however was launched by Houston after taking part in in two video games. He was then signed by the Steelers to their follow squad. Miller made his solely look in a recreation for Pittsburgh in a Week 12 loss to Cincinnati Bengals.
The Steelers additionally on Tuesday put security Karl Joseph on IR, he injured his foot in follow final week and has been in a strolling boot, utilizing a scooter to maintain his weight off of it.