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The Pittsburgh Steelers will start Charlie Batch at quarterback for Saturday's game against the St. Louis Rams.
Ben Roethlisberger was expected to be given at least one week of rest as he recovers from an ankle injury.
The 29-year-old Roethlisberger has thrown for 3,856 yards with 21 touchdowns and 14 interceptions in 14 games.
Batch, 37, has thrown two incompletions this...
After a very poor performance against the San Francisco 49ers Monday night, it’s becoming more and more of a reality that Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger could sit this Saturday against the St. Louis Rams. NFL Network contributor Jason La Canfora on Twitter this morning confirms this.
Jason LaCanfora reports, “Steelers officials would be shocked if Ben...
In Charlie Batch we must trust. Courtesy steelers.com
Ben, Ben, Ben. This might be the most attention you’ve received during the actual course of the football season and not just the offseason. For those keeping up on Ben and his ankle and have been thinking about it, you may have already read Kimmy’s post about her thoughts on the matter. She’s on the fence. I, on...
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is active against the San Francisco 49ers despite being limited in practice this week with a sprained left ankle.
As Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was announced as being active against the San Francisco 49ers, the stadium had different ideas.
The start of Monday Night Football at Candlestick Park in San Francisco was delayed Monday when a transformer exploded just outside the stadium.
The start of the game was delayed indefinitely and ESPN showed aerial footage of fans...
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger basically remained in no-excuse mode, as his teammates prepared for the St. Louis Rams.
Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is optimistic he'll play Saturday when the Steelers host St. Louis.
Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has sat out Thursday's practice to rest his sprained left ankle and will be a game-time decision when the Steelers face St. Louis on Saturday.
The lights weren't the only thing that went out in San Francisco.
The Pittsburgh Steelers saw their opportunity to take control of the AFC disappear in a 20-3 loss to the 49ers. Injured quarterback Ben Roethlisberger passed for 330 yards but also threw three interceptions, and the Steelers were held without a touchdown for the first time in over two years.
Instead of moving...
The most bizarre thing about Monday night's Steelers vs. 49ers game (okay, the second-most bizarre thing) was that gimped-up quarterback Ben Roethlisberger played all sixty minutes. On an injured ankle, when the Steelers' line couldn't protect him, and with the game decided, there was Large Benjamin, still under center, still getting pounded.
Even more strange? Head coach...
Looks like the Steelers heard my pleas. Ben Roethlisberger will not play on Saturday, and Charlie Batch will be under center against the St. Louis Rams. The Steelers have likely accepted the fate of a fifth seed, content to play the AFC West champion on wildcard weekend. In the meantime, Ben Roethlisberger can work on getting healthy. By not working at all.
The Steelers Injury list is relatively short this week. They are heading into week 16 pretty healthy. Minus Ben Roethlisberger’s status up in the air this team is pretty well set for who is in and out. LaMarr Woodley returned to practice. I will have to tell April to calm down. Woodley could not practice a day after a game. Rest the hamstring. Rest. Here is the...
I’m going to wade into Steelers territory for just a moment. I think the title says it all but let me elaborate. The Steelers started an obviously hurt Ben Roethlisberger against the 49ers in a must win situation. Did Ben look good to anyone? Now we must assume Ben started because he gave the Steelers [...]