Steelers Injury Update / Quick Hits

--OT Marvel Smith, who has missed virtually the past three games, will return to play against St. Louis Oct. 26.<br><br> --WR Hines Ward (foot) and SS Mike Logan (groin) did not practice this week but they will practice on Monday and play vs. the Rams.

Quick Hits

  • Hines Ward shares the NFL leads with the Colts' Marvin Harrison with 41 pass receptions.
  • Verron Haynes resumed his roll on Sunday as the third-down back. He had been replaced by Amos Zereoue after a knee injury.
  • The Steelers practiced Wednesday and Thursday and everyone, including coaches, have Friday, Saturday and Sunday off.
  • The Steelers are off to a 2-4 start for the first time under Cowher. It's their worst six-game start since 1988, when they were 0-6. They have their first three-game losing streak since 2000.
  • PK Jeff Reed is off to a good start. He's made 11 of 13 field goal tries with a long of 51. One of his two misses was tipped and the ball hit the crossbar.
  • QB Tommy Maddox has been sacked 20 times. He was sacked only 26 times all of last season, although he did not play in four games.

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