Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/17/11

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is listed as questionable for Monday's game against the San Francisco 49ers after practicing on a limited basis against Saturday.

Roethlisberger suffered a high ankle sprain in a win over the Cleveland Browns on Dec. 8. Veteran Charlie Batch will get the start if Roethlisberger is unable to go.

Pittsburgh will be without Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey, who has been ruled out of Monday's game with a high ankle sprain.

The Steelers (10-3) are battling the Baltimore Ravens for the AFC North title and also are in the running with Houston and New England for the top overall seed in the conference.

A two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback, Roethlisberger has thrown for 3,526 yards with 21 touchdowns and 11 interceptions this season.

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