Willie Colon tore his triceps

Willie Colon tore his triceps

Pittsburgh Steelers offensive tackle Willie Colon tore his triceps Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens and is expected to miss the remainder of the season, a league source confirmed.

Colon is expected to be placed on injured reserve. He's set to undergo surgery to repair the damage Tuesday. Colon was signed to a five-year, ) million contract prior to the season. Now, the Steelers' offensive tackle situation is in a shambles.

The Steelers could elevate Marcus Gilbert to the starting lineup.

Or they could also re-sign a veteran tackle. Former starters Flozell Adams and Max Starks remain unsigned.

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