Steelers Confirm OT Willie Colon Suffered An 'Achilles Injury'

The Steelers issued a statement on OT Willie Colon's injury that has been reported to be a torn achilles:

"Rookie offensive lineman Chris Scott suffered a foot injury while working out at the University of Tennessee last week. As stated earlier, Willie Colon  suffered an Achilles injury while working out on Monday. Both were evaluated by Steelers' medical personnel today and they are scheduled for surgery on Wednesday. We will have further information regarding both once we know the results of each of their surgeries."

The Steelers didn't say it but Colon will miss the rest of the 2010 season.

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