Found December 15, 2011 on SFgate:
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger did not practice Wednesday, and it's possible he might not step on a field until Pittsburgh visits the 49ers on Monday night. Roethlisberger suffered a high ankle sprain in the...

Steelers QB Roethlisberger wearing walking boot

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger watched practice on Wednesday wearing a walking boot as opposed to cleats. Roethlisberger was brandishing a noticeable limp after suffering a high ankle sprain late in the first half of Thursday's 14-3 win over the AFC North rival Cleveland Browns. He was able to return and play the entire second half. Backups Charlie Batch...

Ben Roethlisberger Remains In Top 10 Of Latest Pro Bowl Voting Results

There are just 5 days left in the 2011 Pro Bowl voting and the latest update of votes shows that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace has fallen out of the top 10 since we last updated on December 1st. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger remains in the top 10, but has slipped down to 10th place in overall votes with 745,835. Center Maurkice Pouncey still leads the AFC center...

Roethlisberger likely a gametime decision vs. 49ers; Harrison suspension upheld

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has yet to practice with the team this week and his status for Monday's game against the San Francisco 49ers is up in the air. His high ankle sprain suffered in last...

Steelers 49ers Thursday Injury Report Week 15 – Roethlisberger, Pouncey, Polamalu & Sanders Sit

The Pittsburgh Steelers were back on the practice field Thursday in preparation for their week 15 Monday night game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. The first official injury report of the week was released on Thursday and it shows that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (ankle), center Maurkice Pouncey (ankle), wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (foot), linebacker Chris...

Big Ben Limited Friday

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was a limited participant in Friday's practice, according to Scott Brown of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Fantasy Spin: Roethlisberger is among the toughest players in the NFL and will raise his odds of suiting up for Monday Night Football at San Francisco if he can practice through his sprained ankle tomorrow. Mike Wallace and Antonio Brown would...

Roethlisberger’s ankle feels worse, targeting Saturday

We knew Ben Roethlisberger’s latest injury would create a little drama. Big Ben didn’t practice Thursday and isn’t expected to on Friday. He’s aiming for Saturday’s practice, but told reporters that his ankle feels worse than it did when he was playing on it against the Browns. “The second half of that game you were…

Report: Batch & Essex Will Start Monday Night If Roethlisberger & Pouncey Can’t Play

Scott Brown is reporting via Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Bruce Arians announced today during his session with the media that veteran Charlie Batch would start Monday night at quarterback against the San Francisco 49ers should starter Ben Roethlisberger not be able to play with his sprained left ankle. Arians also said that Trai Essex would get the start...

Roethlisberger misses practice, may sit vs. 49ers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's sprained left ankle remained in a walking boot on Wednesday, and backups Charlie Batch and Dennis Dixon are preparing as if they'll play on Monday night in San Francisco.

Steelers could lose 2 key players for 49ers game

With quarterback Ben Roethlisberger already in a walking boot, news broke Tuesday that Pittsburgh linebacker James Harrison probably will be on an unplanned pre-Christmas vacation when the Steelers visit the 49ers on...

Roethlisberger skips practice, rests injured ankle

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger watched practice on Wednesday to rest his sprained left ankle, and backups Charlie Batch and Dennis Dixon say they are preparing to play next Monday against San Francisco.
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