Ranks reax: Losing faith in the Steelers
Roethlisberger is likely to play this weekend, but fantasy owners who leave him active simply based on his name, loyalty or previous numbers are missing the obvious: Not only is he limping around on a sprained left foot, but his situation reminds me of a far quicker and just as compelling quarterback calling another Pennsylvania city home. Michael Vick can't stay healthy behind a beaten and battered offensive line, and neither can Roethlisberger. At least Vick is playing decently; Big Ben ranks 28th in standard quarterback scoring so far. Even Donovan McNabb has more! Aaron Rodgers scored more in Week 4 alone than Roethlisberger has scored all season. Don't drop Roethlisberger, but a show-me game against a strong Tennessee Titans defense -- a top-10 fantasy defense so far -- is no time to expect a turnaround.
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