Found November 02, 2012 on Football Nation:
QUARTERBACKSBen RoethlisbergerGrade: A-Big Ben has quietly been having one of his best seasons behind a revolving door of an offensive line.It’s nothing new for the two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback, who has carried the Steelers' offense in years past.This is the kind of thing that earns quarterbacks like Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady a lot of praise, but for Roethlisberger and the Steelers, it isn’t a good thing.Roethlisberger’s two best seasons were 2007 (32 TD, 11 INT) and 2009 (4,328 YDS, 26 TD).However, those were two of the Steelers' worst seasons, finishing 10-6 and 9-7 respectively. Not that bad in the grand scheme of things, but they are two of the worst records the Steelers have posted since Roethlisberger became the starter in 2004.The only worse record was in 2006 following Big Ben’s run in with a minivan (literally – face, meet minivan).What this means is that when Big Ben gets going, it’s usually because they are relying too heavily on the passing game. RUN...
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