#SHALIEVE: Shazier’s recovery takes a big leap

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PITTSBURGH (WTAJ)- We all remember, especially the black and gold faithful, the December 1, 2017 matchup against Cincinnati.

Beloved linebacker Ryan Shazier was carted off the field after a severe spinal injury. The injury keeping him out of football since then, but not keeping him down. 

In he video above, that’s Shazier. Now able to complete a three foot box jump! 

We’ve seen him take his first steps, his first jog, and now another major accomplishment. Shazier posted this video on his Instagram last night telling ESPN via text that he’s been aiming for this for “awhile.” 

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