Pittsburgh Steelers WR Chase Claypool won’t play vs. Green Bay Packers due to hamstring injury

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PITTSBURGH — For the 2nd sport in a row, the Pittsburgh Steelers will be devoid of a person of their prime receivers.

Chase Claypool was downgraded to out versus the Inexperienced Bay Packers, the team declared Saturday, due to the fact of a hamstring personal injury endured in follow.

Claypool was confined in Thursday’s apply with the personal injury, and he didn’t practice at all Friday and was at first listed as questionable for Sunday’s recreation.

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Claypool was a person of the team’s primary threats a week in the past with Diontae Johnson out with a knee damage and JuJu Smith-Schuster confined because of a ribs damage suffered during the loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.

Both equally Johnson and Smith-Schuster have been comprehensive participants in Friday’s follow and are anticipated to enjoy Sunday. Claypool, who has 15 receptions for 211 yards in his next period, has a knack for drawing defensive move interference phone calls and earning beat catches.

In his rookie season, Claypool had 62 receptions for 873 yards and nine touchdowns, in addition two hurrying touchdowns.