Published: Mon, December 24, 2018
Life&Culture | By Sue Mclaughlin

Conner out vs. Saints, Smith-Schuster questionable

Conner out vs. Saints, Smith-Schuster questionable

Armstead's absence has been acutely felt and is perhaps the driving factor behind weak performances by the Saints offense in the past three weeks.

The second-year wideout didn't practice Friday and was listed as questionable for Sunday's matchup against the New Orleans Saints with a groin injury.

The Steelers (8-5-1) face the Saints (12-2) in New Orleans on Sunday with kickoff set for 4:25 p.m. ET.

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"That would be huge", said Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan, referencing what he calls "dome-field advantage", according to the AP. "Obviously we've got a lot going for us right now - a lot at stake". If Smith-Schuster can't play, James Washington is expected to step in as Pittsburgh's #2 WR.

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The Steelers can't worry about rest - not even after improving their postseason outlook with a victory over New England last week. "So, let's just find a way to get in".

The New Orleans Saints have been one of the hottest and strongest teams in the National Football League this season. It's not hard to see the parallels between the two teams.

Conner will remain sidelined and leave the Steelers' backfield in the hands of Jaylen Samuels and Stevan Ridley. Samuels rushed for 142 yards on 19 carries in Week 15's 17-10 win over the Patriots.

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