Pro Football weekly

Comment | Print |

Reports: Roethlisberger to play Saturday

Related Stories

Browns strike early, sign Kruger

Posted March 12, 2013 @ 5:23 p.m.

Dolphins land WR Wallace

Posted March 12, 2013 @ 5:13 p.m.

Steelers part ways with OLB Harrison

Posted March 09, 2013 @ 12:40 p.m.

Pittsburgh Steelers: 2013 team needs

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 7:07 p.m.

Steelers sign CB Gay

Posted March 04, 2013 @ 12:05 p.m.

Steelers restructure Roethlisberger's contract

Posted Feb. 28, 2013 @ 12:14 p.m.

Eagles' Kelly supports Foles, hazy on Asomugha

Posted Feb. 21, 2013 @ 4:32 p.m.

Eagles sign QB Dixon

Posted Feb. 14, 2013 @ 3:11 p.m.

Steelers hire Bicknell Jr. as O-line coach

Posted Jan. 29, 2013 @ 5:28 p.m.

Dixon's 'Kaepernicking' routine helping Ravens

Posted Jan. 29, 2013 @ 4:53 p.m.
Posted Aug. 17, 2010 @ 6:45 p.m. ET
By PFW staff

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger will make his preseason debut at the Giants on Saturday night, according to multiple media outlets.

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and SteelCityInsider.net, offensive coordinator Bruce Arians said Monday that Roethlisberger, 28, will play Saturday after sitting out the preseason opener vs. Detroit. Per SteelCityInsider.net, head coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that Roethlisberger will play against the Giants.

In April, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell suspended Roethlisberger for the first six games of the regular season for violating the league's personal conduct policy. The suspension can be reduced to no fewer than four games.

Byron Leftwich started the preseason opener and is expected to start in Roethlisberger's absence in the regular season. Dennis Dixon, who started one game in place of an injured Roethlisberger last season, starred against Detroit, completing 6-of-7 passes for 128 yards and a touchdown while compiling a perfect QB rating of 158.3.

 

For authoritative coverage and analysis of NFL news, free agency and fantasy football, visit ProFootballWeekly.com.

Comments ()


ABOUT TRUST ONLINE