Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/23/12

DENVER - NOVEMBER 09: Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers directs the offense against the Denver Broncos during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 9, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Steelers defeated the Broncos 28-10. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
By now you probably already know the tale of Ben Roethlisberger and his dislodged rib.The starting quarterback suffered a rib injury that would leave him sitting the bench indefinitely during the Kansas City game in Week 10.Chances are if you know that story you also know about backup quarterback Byron Leftwich, and wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery and their rib injuries that they suffered last week against divisional foe, the Baltimore Ravens. What does that leave us with?Well, a slew of key players going down with rib injuries on a team that has already had durability issues this season. Now down to their third quarterback of the season, Pittsburgh, heads in to Cleveland to take on a beaten down Browns team. The Cleveland Browns have had their fair share of injuries this season, and too are looking at a totally different depth chart. Despite holding a 2-8 record the Browns have been in many situations of losing by a touchdown or less in six games this season. A very young offense c...
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