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Charlie Batch to start vs. Buccaneers

Updated: September 22, 2010, 6:35 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- The forgotten quarterback is now the Pittsburgh Steelers' starter.

Charlie Batch, a longtime backup who was relegated to No. 4 status as the Steelers dealt with Ben Roethlisberger's off-field problems, will make his first start since 2007 at Tampa Bay (2-0) on Sunday.

Coach Mike Tomlin picked Batch over Byron Leftwich, who is recovering from a sprained left knee ligament that occurred Sept. 2.

Dennis Dixon started the first two games, but he underwent knee ...

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