Originally posted on Philly Sports Live  |  Last updated 9/7/12

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has made it clear that he’s willing to miss a game this season if it conflicts with the birth of his baby.

“I’m not missing the birth of my child,” Roethlisberger said emphatically, per the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. “There’s no chance. I know some fans probably don’t want to hear that, but there’s no chance.”

Roethlisberger says they’ll do what they can to not miss a game.  I have no idea what he’ll do.  It’s hard to control when a baby is ready to be delivered.

“We’ll do everything we can to make sure it doesn’t happen,” Roethlisberger said of trying to avoid a game-day birth.

What does this mean for Fantasy owners? Well just be sure to check your baby pool before starting him this weekend!

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