Byron Leftwich hasn't won a game as an NFL starting quarterback in 2,234 days.
After getting pounded relentlessly in the second half of a 13-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback will have to wait at least seven more.
With starter Ben Roethlisberger not available because of shoulder and rib injuries, Pittsburgh's offense under Leftwich wasn't consistent enough in moving the ball and lost two turnovers that resulted in the only points the Baltimore offense would produce.
''We couldn't get into a rhythm,'' Leftwich said.
Leftwich completed 18 of 39 passes for 201 yards and ran for a score but also threw an interception and was sacked three times.
''The difference is obviously that we didn't find a significant play, particularly in the waning moments ... to put points on the board and allow us to get out of the stadium with the win,'' Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin said.
Not surprising. When the Steelers have needed that type of winnin...