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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney II says that linebacker Ryan Shazier is continuing his rehab with hopes to play again.

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Shazier’s contract is up in March, but Rooney says the team is open to working out a new deal with Shazier in hopes that he can return to the field.

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Rooney II talked about Shazier during his annual “State of the Steelers” interviews with the media on Wednesday.

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“To the extent that he wants to do that, we’re open to working that out,” Rooney told reporters.