Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger sat out Pittsburgh’s Wednesday practice with a rib injury and also to rest.
From Steelers practice today:
Did not partcipate:
Ben Roethlisberger (ribs, veterans day)
James Conner (Ankle)
Maurkice Pouncey (Coaches Decision)
Marcus Gilbert (Knee)— Mike Fenner (@Fenner_6) December 12, 2018
Roethlisberger left Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders shortly before halftime and sat out until the last 5:20 in the game. The Steelers lost 24-21 and have now lost three games in a row.
The Steelers are in first place in the AFC North – just a half game in front of the Baltimore Ravens.