Why Willie Colon's injury matters

Steelers' O-line issues can affect value of Ben Roethlisberger, Rashard Mendenhall

Updated: August 2, 2010, 2:01 PM ET
By Christopher Harris | ESPN.com

How will the upheaval on the Steelers' offensive line affect the fantasy value of the team's skill-position players?

On June 28, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Willie Colon tore his Achilles' tendon while working out, ending his 2010-11 season before it ever began. Observers might look at that and feel relieved that Colon is a right tackle, the side where less-skilled offensive linemen (on teams with right-handed quarterbacks) tend to play. In Colon's case, however, that's not ...

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