For the second straight week, Tomlin said neither Polamalu (sprained knee) nor Shazier (ankle) will play due to injury. Ike Taylor will also miss his eighth game after breaking his forearm.
Here are some other injuries we are following on Tuesday:
Rivera added that defensive tackle Star Lotulelei does not have a high ankle sprain, but more of a lower, basketball-type ankle sprain. The coach said Lotulelei's MRI was negative, but he will miss Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons, per the Charlotte Observer's Joe Person. The defensive tackle should return after the team's bye.