The hits maintain coming early in coaching camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers, this time to veteran cornerback Cameron Sutton.
Sutton, who’s getting into his closing 12 months beneath contract with the black and gold, left Thursday’s apply early resulting from a knee damage suffered throughout the group portion of apply. The veteran cornerback was seen together with his helmet in hand, strolling up the paved path to the locker room at Saint Vincent College halfway by means of Thursday’s apply, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review’s Chris Adamski.
It is unknown presently the severity of Sutton’s knee damage, or the way it will have an effect on his availability shifting ahead.
Steelers Depot’s own Tim Rice took some nice pictures of Sutton leaving because of the damage Thursday.
With Sutton out resulting from damage, veteran backups James Pierre and Justin Layne obtained extra snaps Thursday as the 2 proceed to battle for the fourth cornerback position behind Sutton, Ahkello Witherspoon and Levi Wallace.
Following apply, head coach Mike Tomlin acknowledged that Sutton is being evaluated for a lower-body damage and the severity is unknown, according to a tweet from ESPN’s Brooke Pryor.