Pat Freiermuth appears on Pittsburgh Steelers’ injury report, has status revealed for Week 6
Pat Freiermuth appeared on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ injury report ahead of Week 6.
The former Penn State tight end has a concussion and will not play on Sunday, the injury report revealed. Other players who are going to be out are Minkah Fitzpatrick, Cameron Sutton, Ahkello Witherspoon, and Levi Wallace.
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Freiermuth is one of several Pittsburgh offensive players that won’t play on Sunday as the Steelers take on the Buccaneers at 1 p.m. ET.
Freiermuth played for Penn State from 2018 to 2020, where he amassed 1,185 yards and 16 touchdowns in his time with the Nittany Lions. He was Second-Team All-Big Ten in 2019 and First-Team All-Big Ten in 2020.
He was drafted in the second round of the 2021 NFL Draft by the Steelers.
In his rookie year, Freiermuth recorded 497 yards and 7 touchdowns. He has put together a solid second season so far, recording 235 yards and 1 touchdown. He is likely to continue his production when he returns from injury.