Struggling line unsettled as Steelers loom
December 17, 2011 at 12:00 PM • Comments
Even with linebacker James Harrison suspended from the vaunted Pittsburgh Steelers defense, the 49ers' offensive line has no reason to celebrate. They might be a man down, too. After surrendering a staggering 18 sacks in the past three games, the 49ers are facing the prospect of playing without left tackle Joe Staley for the pivotal Monday night showdown against the Steelers at Candlestick Park.