New York Jets
Name  Willie Colon
Born  4/9/1983
Height  6-3
Weight  315
College  Hofstra
7/23/2010 6:12:00 PM
Description: Steelers placed RT Willie Colon on injured reserve with a torn Achilles' tendon, ending his season.
Insight: His injury means that all the Steelers' skill players need to be downgraded a bit. (
6/29/2010 10:12:00 PM
Description: An MRI confirmed that Steelers RT Willie Colon tore his Achilles' tendon while working out on Monday.
Insight: Colon won't be able to return to the field for at least 6-9 months and the injury could have a long-term effect on him. (
6/28/2010 8:09:00 PM
Description: NFL Network's Jason La Canfora reports that Steelers RT Willie Colon expects to undergo season-ending Achilles' surgery on Wednesday.
Insight: this is a big blow to the fantasy fortunes of Rashad Mendenhall and the rest of the Pittsburgh running game. You need to adjust your expectations accordingly. (
4/16/2010 7:52:00 PM
Description: Steelers re-signed restricted free agent RT Willie Colon to a one-year, $2.521 million contract.
Insight: Colon is as durable as they come (50 straight starts) and his presence cements Rashad Mendenhall's fantasy value as lead running back. (