Got to the bottom of Chris Hoke being out two weeks with a stinger.
The issue is that the stinger is the second in a close period of time for Hoke and the nerve sheath still hasn't regenerated.
It will be an issue for Hoke for the remainder of the season.
© James Harrison is getting closer to a return. He said he's still experiencing some light sensitivity and will wear a visor when he does come back.
The biggest issue for Harrison is his vision.
@ Chris Kemoeatu was fined $25,000 for a facemask and unnecessary roughness penalties against Arizona last Sunday.
© Hines Ward sat out practice today for the Steelers, but that's nothing new. He never practices on Wednesdays.
Ward told reporters that it will take a lot for him not to play against the Patriots Sunday.