The Steelers have downgraded wide receiver Hines Ward and linebacker James Farrior to “Out” for today’s late afternoon game against the Patriots.
Both players had been listed as “Questionable”, Ward with an ankle injury and Farrior with a injured calf.
Out: S Josh Barrett (thumb), LB Dane Fletcher (thumb)
Questionable: RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis (toe), DE Albert Haynesworth (back), LB Jerod Mayo (knee), T Sebastian Vollmer (back)
Out: LB James Farrior (calf), LB James Harrison (eye), NT Chris Hoke (neck), G Doug Legursky (toe), WR Hines Ward (ankle), LB Jason Worilds (quadriceps)