Rookie steps in for injured Maddox
PITTSBURGH -- For the Pittsburgh Steelers, the future is now.
Starting quarterback Tommy Maddox will miss at least six weeks with ligament damage in his right elbow, forcing first-round pick Ben Roethlisberger into the lineup at least temporarily.
Can he perfect the drop-back?
Ben Roethlisberger's biggest adjustment during his six-week fill-in role for the injured Tommy Maddox will be gaining comfort as a conventional drop-back quarterback.
Roethlisberger worked more ...
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