Steelers tackle Mike Adams was stabbed in a robbery attempt on Pittsburgh's South Side, the team said today.

The second-year player was recovering but remained hospitalized, the team said.

"We are aware of the situation regarding Mike Adams being stabbed earlier this morning," Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement the team released via email. "We are in direct communication with both Mike and his family. Mike is expected to make a full recovery."