CBS Sports indicated Roethlisberger had a good chance to make it back, but the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is telling a much different story.
A source close to Roethlisberger told Gerry Dulac that he would be "shocked" if Roethlisberger played against the Ravens and expects him to miss another game. The source said it wasn't about pain tolerance, rather there are big doubts about how well Roethlisberger can perform through his dislocated rib and shoulder sprain.
The Steelers will have to start untested rookie Kelvin Beachum at right tackle because fellow rookie Mike Adams is out. The team also placed Marcus Gilbert on injured reserve. The Steelers might be anxious putting Roethlisberger out on the field before he's ready to play, especially behind such a shaky offensive line.