During the 2011 season, Roethlisberger played through a significant high ankle sprain that he otherwise might not have if the team were more confident in their reserve signal callers.
The drubbing at the hands of the San Francisco 49ers told the story of why that was a bad idea.
Whether or not it was a surprise that the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a quarterback in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft depended greatly on who you asked.
Equally elusive was the answer to the question of whether or not it was a good idea.
Before either of those moves, however, the Steelers claimed former Atlanta Falcons reserve quarterback John Parker Wilson off the waiver wire from the Jacksonville Jaguars toward the end of February earlier this year.
If you don't see an image at all, the provider may be experiencing difficulties with their webcam. Book your time off for now, send the kids back to school, and enjoy the ideal time to absorb the last bit of sun you will see for the next 10 months. We had such a great 1.5 months of summer and we probably need the rain anyways. The days are getting shorter and snow starts to appear on the very tops of the mountains. Nebraska Athletics has a live camera set up in their recruiting office, which sounds precisely as exciting as setting up a feed in any office around the country.Just a bunch of people sitting around, drinking coffee, occasionally checking a fax machine. The Huskers weren't going to allow this to be boring, they brought the fun.