Found August 06, 2012 on
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Ben Roethlisberer…a true warrior.
Big Ben led the Pittsburgh Steelers to another great regular season last year, finishing with a 12-4 record and clinching a wild card spot. But when it came to the play-offs the Steelers weren’t good enough…they fell to Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos. Overall, Ben had another great season, but unfortunately he is very injury-prone. As I said before, Roethlisberger is a true warrior, even if he’s injured, he will still run out onto that field and put his heart into anything and everything. Big Ben finished the season with a rating of 90.1, threw for over 4,000 yards, and threw for 21 touchdowns. He threw 14 interceptions and had 7 fumbles, and one of the reasons for this is because he is under pressure often and gets sacked several times. Let’s get back to the positives again. Roethlisberger had a very good completion percentage of 63.2. Ben Roethlisberger is a real fighter and will continue to be a leader for his team no matter what, even if he is extremely injured and is in a tremendous amount of pain.
I think the Pittsburgh Steelers will have another good year but not be as good as they used to. Ben Roethlisberger is dealing with another injury and the team is facing many challenges at the moment, including Mike Wallace‘s holdout. I think the Steelers will go 11-5 or 10-6, but still clinch a wild card spot.
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According to Jim Corbett of USA Today, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suffered a sprained left ankle in practice on Saturday after being stepped on by one of his lineman. He was seen limping off the field with an ice pack on his ankle.
“It was my bad ankle,” Roethlisberger said.
Roethlisberger now has a bad ankle to go along with his already...
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suffered a sprained left ankle at practice Saturday. He limped off the field after being stepped on by a defensive lineman and had the ankle wrapped in an ice pack, USA Today reported. Roethlisberger, entering his ninth season in the NFL, also said earlier that he’s dealing with a partially torn rotator cuff in his throwing...
The weather finally caught up with the Pittsburgh Steelers and forced them away from Saint Vincent College in Latrobe on Sunday. The team was forced to pack up their belongings and travel over to the Southside so they could practice in their indoor facility. The practice was only open to the media who were not allowed to live tweet while present.
Because of the social media ban...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have Monday off before getting back on Tuesday and starting their third week of training camp. Now is as good of time as any for me to post some things that have stuck out to me through the first two weeks of training camp based on all of the news, reports and interviews.
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This is getting to be as routine as getting the oil changed or seeing another ridiculous political ad on TV. ‘This’ that I speak is my annual article imploring all of you and myself included to take Steelers’ Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger with a grain of salt.
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The episode today is mostly a...