Free agent Le'Veon Bell is seeking a third opinion on whether he needs groin surgery.
Impending free agent Le'Veon Bell is in the process of determining if he needs offseason groin surgery.
Steelers president Art Rooney II said the team is taking a "long-term" view with free agent Le'Veon Bell.
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the NFL is "looking into" whether the Steelers failed to properly list Le'Veon Bell on their injury report for last week's AFC Championship Game against the Patriots.
In his year-end press conference, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said he knew that Le'Veon Bell was playing with a groin injury down the stretch.
Le'Veon Bell rushed six times for 20 yards and wasn't targeted in the passing game Sunday in the Steelers' AFC Championship Game loss to the Patriots.
Le'Veon Bell rushed 30 times for 170 yards in the Steelers' 18-16, Divisional Round win over the Chiefs.
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said Le'Veon Bell might be held out of Wednesday's practice, but he is fully expected to play this week.
Le'Veon Bell rushed 29 times for 167 yards and two touchdowns in the Steelers' Wild Card win over the Dolphins.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Steelers will apply the franchise-tag to contract-year RB Le'Veon Bell.
Contract-year RB Le'Veon Bell says he wants to stay with the Steelers beyond this season.
Coach Mike Tomlin confirmed on Wednesday that Le'Veon Bell, Ben Roethlisberger, and Antonio Brown (rest) will not play in Sunday's Week 17 finale against the Browns.
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said he may sit Le'Veon Bell Week 17 against the Browns.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Ed Bouchette expects Le'Veon Bell, Ben Roethlisberger, and James Harrison to rest in Week 17.