Found December 15, 2011 on Steelers Depot:
Scott Brown is reporting via Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Bruce Arians announced today during his session with the media that veteran Charlie Batch would start Monday night at quarterback against the San Francisco 49ers should starter Ben Roethlisberger not be able to play with his sprained left ankle. Arians also said that Trai Essex would get the start at left guard should center Maurkice Pouncey not be able to play Monday night because of his sprained left ankle. Both Roethlisberger and Pouncey were injured last week in the first half of the Steelers 14-9 win over the Read more [...]Report: Batch & Essex Will Start Monday Night If Roethlisberger & Pouncey Can’t Play is a post from: Steelers Depot

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