The 36-year-old quarterback could also be restricted in apply this week with an elbow challenge, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin instructed reporters Tuesday. Tomlin mentioned the harm was not thought-about severe.
“Simply the bumps and bruises related to play,” Tomlin mentioned (by way of ESPN). “That was the postgame (prognosis). We’ll see how he’s (Wednesday) morning.
“It might restrict his participation within the early parts early within the week and we’ll let that be our information.”
Roethlisberger struggled in Pittsburgh’s 21-21 season-opening tie in opposition to the Browns final week. He accomplished 23 of his 41 passes for 335 yards and a landing however tallied three interceptions.
The Steelers will face the Chiefs in Week 2 motion Sunday.