Here’s the scoop in the final injury report for tomorrow’s battle for home field supremacy in the AFC playoffs:
Out: DT Albert Haynesworth (knee), DE Kyle Vanden Bosch (groin), CB Cary Williams (quadricep)
Probable: CB Chris Carr (illness), LB David Thornton (hip), DE Jevon Kearse (groin)
Of the probable players, Carr and Thornton both missed Friday’s practice, while Kearse participated on a limited basis.
Out: T Marvel Smith (back)
Questionable: DE Brett Keisel (knee)
Probable: S Ryan Clark (foot), LB James Harrison (foot), S Troy Polamalu (foot), LB LaMarr Woodley (knee/SI cover jinx)
All players but Smith fully participated in Friday’s practice.
For more on the game, check out RealScouts’ breakdown of the Harrison v Roos matchup and game breakdown as well. Greg Cosell, Executive Producer of ESPN’s NFL Matchup show, also wrote a column of interest, on Stiller QB Ben Roethlisberger and particularly his ability to make plays better (and sometimes only) outside the context of the offense. Ted Sundquist also did a pretty good preview.