"You make a sack (the first play), then second play you make a nine-yard tackle for loss, swiping the tight end," Tuitt said. "Stuff happens. It's football. I just swiped at the dude and it happened."
Steelers LB Dupree clear, DE Tuitt questionable vs. Vikings →
"When Cam Heyward went down, I really grew a lot," Tuitt said. "You don't ever want to be in a situation like that, but it helped me grow and I'm going to be a better veteran player because of that, because I have so much confidence this year."
Heyward back to anchor Steelers' deep defensive line →