Finally healthy, Steelers rookies playing catch-up

Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner (30) hops over Indianapolis Colts defensive back Darryl Morris (35) as he runs the ball during the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

PITTSBURGH (AP) Juju Smith-Schuster felt a twinge in his left leg and limped off the Heinz Field turf, making a halting beeline for Pittsburgh Steelers trainer John Norwig. It’s become all-too familiar routine for the rookie wide receiver, one who has split his initial training camp struggling to stay on the field.

A few anxious moments followed, with Norwig poking and prodding before encouraging Smith-Schuster to walk it off.

Which, this time, he did.

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