Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will play against Vikings in London

Anwar S Richardson
Shutdown Corner

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin finally has a reason to smile.

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Tomlin confirmed reports that rookie running back Le’Veon Bell will play against the Minnesota Vikings in London during his press conference on Tuesday.

Pittsburgh’s run game has nonexistent without Bell, who has been out since sustaining a Lisfranc injury in Pittsburgh’s second preseason game on August 19.

The Steelers have averaged 51.7 rushing yards through three games (ranked 31st in the NFL). Felix Jones is Pittsburgh’s leading rusher with 17 carries for 71 yards, while Jonathan Dwyer has rushed 13 times for 41 yards. Pittsburgh has not rushed for a touchdown this season, and the Steelers are 0-3.

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