Found December 23, 2011 on Roto Arcade:
'Twas the night before the Championship, when all through the league Not a creature was stirring, not even ex-'Boy George Teague. Lineups were set on team pages with care, In the hopes plenty of points soon would be there. The owners were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of Cam TDs danced in their heads. And Funston in his 'kerchief, and I in my hat, Had just opened our mics for a long fantasy chat... On this week's Santastic show, we'll update you on the latest regarding Ben Roethlisberger, Chris Johnson, Felix Jones and Vincent Jackson, decide whether Adrian Peterson will be naughty or nice in Washington, explain why Jeremy Maclin is poised to spread plenty of holiday cheer, contemplate if Frank Gore is more man or muppet, play a game of over/unders and, of course, attempt to steer your team toward thy perfect light. Here's how YOU can become part of the Freak Show. Phone: 800.777.2907 Twitter: @YahooNoise Pull up a chair. Stroke the leg lamp....

Chargers WR Jackson looming as game-time decision

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson is expected to be a game-time decision for Saturday's matchup with the Detroit Lions. Jackson is dealing with a groin injury that has not responded to treatment, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune. Despite battling assorted injuries throughout the season, Jackson has 56 receptions for 1,036 yards and eight touchdowns. ...

The Case Against Ben Roethlisberger Starting

Dejan Kovacevic wrote in his column today that the Steelers should play Ben Roethlisberger these final two weeks of the season.Now, Kovacevic is no joke. He knows what he's talking about in every sport and I agree with him close to 100% of the time. This is one of the times I don't.He's right about a few things, of course. There is a case to start Ben despite his high...

Steelers QB Roethlisberger out against Rams

Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will not start Saturday when the Steelers face the St. Louis Rams.

Pittsburgh Steelers team report: Ben Roethlisberger misses practice again, doubtful for Saturday

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Pittsburgh Steelers team report: Ben Roethlisberger expected to miss practice on Thursday

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Chargers WR Jackson a go vs. Lions despite groin injury

The San Diego Chargers are hanging on for their playoff lives, and wideout Vincent Jackson is doing everything he can to make sure his team has a chance to win its final two games of the season.

On The Steelers: QB situation remains iffy

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's ankle is no worse than it was last week, he said, and others said he is getting around better than he did last week. So, the decision should be easier for Mike Tomlin this week than it was to start his quarterback Monday night in San Francisco. But his decision could be a different one. "I'm going to wait to hear from him," Roethlisberger said.

Holiday cheer: Steelers find a Batch of goodies in shutout

Mike Tomlin's gamble paid off. Ben Roethlisberger took the day off and so did the St. Louis Rams as the Steelers used the opportunity to work their ground game against the worst run defense in the NFL. The 27-0 final Saturday at Heinz Field was not as close as the score might indicate.

No Big Ben, no problem as Steelers rout Rams

Rashard Mendenhall ran for 116 yards and a touchdown and backup quarterback Charlie Batch played efficiently in place of an injured Ben Roethlisberger as the Pittsburgh Steelers pummeled lifeless St. Louis 27-0 on Sunday.
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