LaMarr Woodley placed on IR

Updated: December 18, 2013, 9:15 AM ET
By Scott Brown | ESPN.com

PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers placed outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday because of an injured right calf.

Woodley, the highest-paid defensive player in franchise history, missed three games earlier this season with a left calf strain. He strained his right calf early in the Steelers' 30-20 win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday night.

Coach Mike Tomlin hinted earlier Tuesday that the team would put Woodley ...

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