Wide Receiver Anthony Miller Joins Steelers Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers announce wide receiver Anthony Miller has been signed to the practice squad.



Miller, who started the season as a member of the Houston Texans, joins a Steelers offense looking to replace star wide receiver JuJu Smith Schuster, who reportedly had shoulder surgery. Miller played two games with the Texans, last appearing in a 40-0 loss to the Buffalo Bills. Miller was targeted five times, catching one pass for three yards.

The Steelers are looking for options to replace the injured Schuster, responsible for 17% of the target share, behind only Diontae Johnson. Pittsburgh is the leads the league in pass plays per game, averaging 42 passing plays per game.

In a Week 6 matchup, the Steelers face a Seahawks defense ranked 25th in DVOA, allowing 476 yards in a 26-17 loss to the Los Angeles Rams in Week 5.

Pittsburgh is a 4.5-point home favorite against the Seahawks on FanDuel Sportsbook in a Sunday night matchup with a 42.5-point total.

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