Le'Veon Bell, Steelers RB, out for season with knee injury

Steelers All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell is done for the season after Pittsburgh placed him on injured reserve Monday. Bell hurt his right knee in a 16-10 loss against Cincinnati on Sunday.

Injured right knee on reception against Bengals Sunday

Le'Veon Bell, Steelers' running back, is attended to on the sideline after injuring his knee Sunday. The Steelers placed Bell on injured reserve and he'll miss the rest of the season. (Gene Puskar/The Associated Press)

Steelers All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell is done for the season after Pittsburgh placed him on injured reserve Monday.

Bell hurt his right knee in a 16-10 loss against Cincinnati on Sunday.

In six games this season — he missed two while serving a league suspension — Bell rushed for 556 yards on 113 carries with three touchdowns. He had 24 receptions for 136 yards.

Veteran DeAngelo Williams will become the starter. The Steelers (4-4) also signed free agent running back Isaiah Pead to take Bell's spot on the roster.

Bell caught a pass from Ben Roethlisberger in the second quarter Sunday and his right knee twisted awkwardly underneath him during a tackle by linebacker Vontaze Burfict.

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