But according to Tomlin, there's no time for that from the team. The next week, they'd nearly beat one of the best teams in the NFL in the 49ers, and then trounce their rivals the Cincinnati Bengals. Rudolph took a nasty hit from Baltimore Ravens safety Earl Thomas which knocked him unconscious and was left with a concussion. Steelers Postgame Show: Where do 4-0 Steelers Rank Among NFL Elite? Garrett struck Rudolph in the head with his own helmet, something that no one had ever seen before. Physical medicine specialist discusses Steelers QB Mason Rudolph's injury . Due to the vital structures that lie posterior to the medial clavicle, namely the innominate artery, innominate vein, trachea, esophagus, and thoracic duct, this injury is a true emergency.". The injuries are piling up in Pittsburgh. He was able to leave the field with assistance before going to the medical tent on the Pittsburgh sideline. PITTSBURGH — Steelers linebacker Devin Bush left his team’s game against the Cleveland Browns in the first half on Sunday after suffering a non-contact, lower-body injury. PITTSBURGH — The Steelers’ dominant victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday came with a price. Sutterer does a great job breaking down the concept of posturing in relation to Rudolph’s injury and how it relates to where the trauma took place in Rudolph’s brain. Second-year Steelers linebacker Devin Bush left the game with a knee injury just before the half, and it appeared to be possibly serious, with Bush in obvious pain and several of his nearby teammates taking a knee. the Steelers’ 38-7 win over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. Bucs firing on all cylinders in win over Packers. In the third quarter on Sunday, Rudolph was struck in the jaw by the helmet of Baltimore Ravens safety Earl Thomas. Fellow backup Ulysees Gilbert III did not dress for the game, making hybrid safety Marcus Allen the only other inside linebacker option. “I thought it was a bad AC sprain,” Rudolph said. Learn how your comment data is processed. Bush remained down in obvious pain on the far sideline after the play, with Steelers players near him taking a knee on the field. The veteran center is 31 years old and is entering his 11th season in the NFL, and has had several majors injuries over his career. “I played a couple more plays and throws with it. October 8, 2019 10:38 am ET. PITTSBURGH — Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph was back at the team’s practice facility on Monday, less than 24 hours after being hospitalized for a concussion suffered during the Steelers’ 26-23 overtime loss to the Baltimore Ravens. The Steelers characterized it as a knee injury and first said he was questionable to return before later downgrading him to out for the remainder of the game. Steelers second-year running back Jaylen Samuels underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Monday and is expected to be out a month, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin told reporters Tuesday. Register today for free or log in to access this premium article. Bush was replaced by second-year backup Robert Spillane. Hodges replaced Rudolph during Pittsburgh's 26-23 loss to Baltimore where he went 7 of 9 for 68 yards with no touchdowns. Mason Rudolph Injury Update Shortly after Rudolph was back in the locker room, ESPN’s Brooke Pryor revealed that he had been diagnosed with a … https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/omnisport/8e/e3/jaylen-samuels-100819-usnews-getty-ftr_8eoxzsyeq56p1bg59jbs78011.jpg?t=-1346076611&w=500&quality=80, Saquon Barkley injury update: Giants star (ankle) officially ruled out for Patriots, Ellen explains how she ended up next to George W. Bush at Cowboys game, Sam Darnold injury update: Jets QB (mono) cleared to play vs. Cowboys. You must be logged in to leave a comment. ET Sunday. Another bust season, no draft picks, and a bunch of disgruntled divas. The Steelers quarterback later discovered that he had a more serious posterior sternoclavicular dislocation, an injury that can threaten several vital structures near the medial clavicle, per Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. When Mason Rudolph is the answer you are asking the wrong question. The hit came from Baltimore Ravens defender Earl Thomas and Rudolph was unconscious as soon as contact was made. I think you meant “not so many” comments. He was knocked out pretty cold. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Mason Rudolph’s injury was more serious than initially thought, Ravens’ DC yelled at Bengals’ coach for last-minute field goal down 27-0, Jamaal Williams: Aaron Rodgers would never lose track of downs, Gregg Williams: Jets allowing 32 points a game is not all on the defense, Report: Le’Veon Bell choosing between Bills, Chiefs and Dolphins, Chiefs will pay Le’Veon Bell $690,000 in salary, up to $1 million in incentives, Jets reportedly trying to trade Le’Veon Bell. Rudolph was injured in the third quarter of Sunday's game as he was attempting to make a throw, but he took a hit from Baltimore safety Earl Thomas before he got the pass off. Come to find out, it was just a dislocated should, an injury that would end Rudolph's season, but nothing too serious....or so everyone thought. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. "Mason Rudolph walked off the field because he chose to and medical experts were comfortable for him to do so. Following the hit, Rudolph was in concussion protocol for a few weeks before returning to action against the Dolphins on Oct. 28. Rudolph suffered a posterior sternoclavicular dislocation, an injury that can threaten several vital structures near the medial clavicle, including the trachea and aorta. Mason Rudolph thought he dislocated his left shoulder in the Dec. 22 game against the Jets. https://images.daznservices.com/di/library/omnisport/2e/46/mason-rudolph-100919-usnews-getty-ftr_d6sfgbwpp1941qqkmuph26pwd.jpg?t=-1235442675&w=500&quality=80, Redskins confirm Case Keenum will start at QB against Dolphins, Patrick Mahomes injury update: Chiefs QB says ankle isn't perfect, but feels 'pretty good', Antonio Brown suggests Patriots bring him back: 'They may as well play me'. Mason Rudolph thought he dislocated his left shoulder in the Dec. 22 game against the Jets. Garrett was suspended for the remainder of the season, and possibly even some of the start of the 2020 season. Looks like it might be a while before they let him join in any football games. As for the malfunctioning medical cart that also caused a stir, Tomlin explained it was a non-issue. If Rudolph is not honest about his health he puts himself and his team in jeopardy. STILLWATER -- Whether it's your college or pro team, one of the worst sports feelings is watching your quarterback get taking to the ground and not having him get up immediately. Most Steeler fans have written him off, but Rudolph may become a serviceable #2 over time. Rudolph would lead the Steelers to three-straight wins against the Dolphins, the Colts and the Rams before the roller-coaster would go downhill once more. This video of Ebron literally skipping off the field holding up five fingers is exactly the type of energy this team needs. Tomlin should be expected to update the status of all of the Steelers’ injured players during his weekly press conference on Tuesday. Colbert’s biggest failure was to not secure a quality backup QB. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The Steelers 38-7 win over the Cleveland Browns made a statement to the rest of the league.