Pittsburgh — but no injury designation pittsburgh steelers’ Final Injury Report, Pro Bowl Safety minka fitzpatrick ready to play against Cincinnati Bengals One week after undergoing appendectomy.
“The concern is that when they cut you, they cut muscle, obviously to get into your stomach,” he also told ESPN, adding that doctors initially told him he would have more than 10 days to recover. May take two weeks. “So you just want to make sure it heals properly before you get out there and go.”
Fitzpatrick had his appendix removed after Saturday’s team walk-through ahead of the win against new orleans saints, Less than a day later, he was at the Accresure Stadium to cheer on his teammates. Although he did not practice on Wednesday, Fitzpatrick participated in team conditioning on Tuesday and practiced thoroughly on Thursday and Friday.
“She’s the Dog in That, Man,” Security Damonte Kazi Told. “I always tell Minka, when I get home, I’ll watch the film. I get to steal some of her techniques that she does during practice. So I think it’s great.”
Fitzpatrick was a major factor in the Steelers’ overtime win against the Bengals in Week 1, moving which bad On the Bengals’ second play of the game for a pick-six. He also finished with a team-high 14 tackles.