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Steelers Star Wide Receiver Expected To Miss Time With Injury

Written by Tony Ghaul

Pittsburgh Steelers WR Diontae Johnson is expected to miss a few weeks after suffering a hamstring injury in their opening game loss to the San Francisco 49ers, as per AdamSchefter.

Johnson left the game early in the third quarter with the injury. He stayed down on the field grabbing his right leg after being tackled. Johnson finished the game with 6 catches for 48 yards.

Last season, Johnson caught 86 passes for 882 yards. He did not score a touchdown during the season. The previous year, Johnson had 1,161 yards on 107 catches for 8 touchdowns.

Photo courtesy of Karl Roser/Pittsburgh Steelers

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