Steelers Safety Clark Out for Denver Game

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Pittsburgh Steelers/NFL(PITTSBURGH) — Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has announced he will not let safety Ryan Clark play in Sunday’s playoff game against the Broncos in Denver.  Clark has a sickle cell trait that can affect his health in high altitudes.  After a game in the high altitudes of Denver in 2007, Clark fell violently ill.

Tomlin also kept Clark out of two other games in Denver since the 2007 incident.

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