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Steelers TE Heath Miller (rib, probable) took full practice reps again Friday and is probable for Week 15. Miller is averaging 7.3 T/G (and 5.5-51-0.12) in the eight games where Ben Roethlisberger has played.
Thursday, December 17, 2015, 6:06pm
Wednesday, December 16, 2015, 6:21pm
With 42 targets in his last five games, the ball is likely coming his way Sunday against Denver, which hasn't given up a 300-yard passing game all year. The Broncos will try to force some checkdowns, which means some methodical, move-the-chains action for the 33-year-old Miller.
Miller's involvement often depends on the matchup -- he's an excellent run-blocker -- but after Sunday’s 10-catch, 66-yard performance Sunday, Miller is setting a career receiving pace that won’t materialize because of injuries.
The numbers are sort of surprising, considering all the fireworks from the Steelers' offense. For the 28 quarters Ben Roethlisberger and Miller have been healthy and and on the same field together, Miller has 44 catches for 404 yards.
Miller is the perfect safety valve in the middle of the field when the offense can't go deep, and despite several weapons on the outside, Roethlisberger might be using Miller more than ever right now, the story said. He caught all ten of his targets on Sunday against the Bengals and it sounds like he could be heavily used again this week against the Broncos.
Friday, December 11, 2015, 6:22pm
Steelers TE Heath Miller (rib, probable) took full practice reps on Friday after being limited earlier in the week and is probable for Week 14. It looks like Miller will make his return this week. He’s been better with Ben Roethlisberger throwing the ball.
Thursday, December 10, 2015, 6:31pm
Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 6:33pm
Big Ben was probable and practiced all week but it's still a big relief for owners who were counting on him tonight. It's a great home matchup for the Steelers offense.
Friday, December 4, 2015, 6:28pm
Steelers TE Heath Miller (rib, questionable) returned to take limited reps Friday after missing practice earlier in the week and is questionable for Week 13. Beat writer Gerry Dulac says that Miller will be a game-time decision but is “not likely” for Sunday Night Football. Jesse James would be a Sneaky Start if Miller can’t play.
Thursday, December 3, 2015, 5:56pm
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