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Steelers DL Cam Heyward Injured Late vs. Ravens



BALTIMORE — Steelers defensive captain Cam Heyward left the team’s Week 8 game against the Baltimore Ravens late the in the fourth quarter with a lower-body injury.

Heyward was attended to on the field twice in the game’s final two minutes, the first after running down a JK Dobbins run, and the second after a Lamar Jackson pass on the final Baltimore drive.

He was replaced by second-year backup Henry Mondeaux, who was playing his second career game. Head coach Mike Tomlin did not give an update on Heyward’s status after the game.

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“I don’t have the details,” Tomlin said. “It was a cramp the first time he went down, I’m not sure what it was the second time.”

The Steelers had already been playing without starting nose tackle Tyson Alualu, who suffered a knee injury in the first quarter, and backup defensive lineman Chris Wormley, who was put on the injured reserve list earlier in the wee with a knee injury suffered against the Tennessee Titans.

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