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QB's success product of great support system

In realizing that he can't do everything by himself, QB Ben Roethlisberger has gone from caretaker to playmaker for the Steelers.

Updated: January 30, 2006, 9:54 AM ET
By Greg Garber | ESPN.com

"And a little child shall lead them." -- Isaiah 11:6

PITTSBURGH -- Early last season, Joey Porter was settling in for the regular Monday night card game with some of the Steelers' veterans when he did a classic cartoon double take. Rookie quarterback Ben Roethlisberger -- cool as a cucumber, bold as a burglar -- walked across the room.

"What's he doing here?" Porter thought to himself. "Who's he with?"

The answer turned out to be Jerome Bettis.

"Cool," Porter ...

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