Handicapping Steelers players for fantasy purposes has been tricky business lately. For instance, no one imagined that Charlie Batch would connect with four different receivers five times for nearly 300 yards passing last week. He was a stellar option in daily fantasy sports contests where he was available at an incredibly cheap salary relative to other quarterbacks.
In Week 14 as the Steelers host a rather generous Chargers defense, there are two players whose fantasy prospects seem less than clear and are worth analyzing:
It’s official. Ben is back. He’ll start against San Diego after missing the last three games with rib and shoulder injuries.
What can be expected from Roethlisberger from a fantasy perspective this week? First, it’s important to note that Roethlisberger’s mobility may be limited slightly due to this special protected shirt he’ll be wearing.
The military-grade protective vest is not part of standard NFL equipment and is also an indicator that...