The crew on Tuesday introduced Ryan Shazier’s contract will probably be tolled into 2019, which means he’ll stay on the roster and ultimately be positioned on the reserve/PUP listing.
In different phrases, the Steelers pays Shazier for the upcoming season and supply him his common medical insurance coverage.
Ryan Shazier’s contract will probably be tolled into the 2019 NFL season.
He’ll stay on the crew’s roster this yr and ultimately will probably be positioned on the Reserve/Bodily Unable to Carry out Record.
— Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) March 12, 2019
“We are going to proceed to help Ryan’s efforts to return to play,” normal supervisor Kevin Colbert mentioned in a press release. “Though he gained’t be capable of assist us on the sector in 2019, his management, perception, and emotional help have at all times been very helpful to us, and we stay up for his contributions in our pursuit of a championship.”
Shazier continues to be eyeing a return to the soccer subject as he continues to progress in his restoration from a extreme spinal damage suffered in December 2017.
The 26-year-old has made vital strides in his rehabilitation, jogging and even lifting weights in movies on social media.