Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/20/13
After a couple of grim weeks things are finally starting to get back to normality for the Pittsburgh Steelers.After their dismal 0-4 start to the season the Steelers are back in the AFC playoff race at 4-6 and the main reason behind their success is the man at quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger.All the talk of who are among the top quarterbacks in the league is usually centred around Peyton Manning, Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers.But don't worry I'm not going to write an article arguing that Roethlisberger is better than Rodgers; this is about how underrated or under-appreciated the play of Big Ben is. Here are the five reasons why Roethlisberger should be considered among the best in the league at the quarterback position. 
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