The Pittsburgh Steelers Have Ruled DeAngelo Williams Out For Their Divisional Round Trip To Denver

Pittsburgh can't catch a break.

After news that All World wide receiver Antonio Brown was ruled out of the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos Divisional Round playoff game, the team took another hit Friday. 

Running back DeAngelo Williams has also been ruled out with a foot injury. Williams replaced Le'Veon Bell early in the season and rushed for more than 900 yards and 11 touchdowns, giving the Steelers a dependable backfield option. 

He missed last week's Wildcard game in Cincinnati and he hasn't improved enough yet to be cleared for practice, let alone contact in a live game. 

The Steelers will enter Sports Authority Field at Mile High as the veritable "Walking Wounded", but the Broncos cannot underestimate Ben Roethlisberger's toughness and Mike Tomlin's coaching ability. 

For what it's worth, Big Ben practiced in full Friday and although he's officially listed as questionable for Sunday, all signs point to him starting the game. 

If Big Ben's on the field, anything is possible and you can believe the Broncos will game-plan accordingly. 

Chad Jensen is the Publisher of Mile High Huddle. You can find him on Twitter @ChadNJensen.

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