Found November 27, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
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Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday during his press conference that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw on Monday and that the door was still open for him to play Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens. While that sounds like a very optimistic outlook, Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported via Twitter on Tuesday after Tomlin talked to the media that a source close to Roethlisberger told him that he would be “shocked” if the injured quarterback played Sunday. Tomlin made it very clear during his Tuesday talk with the media that he did not observe Roethlisberger Read more [...]
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