According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports,Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will not play this week against the Ravens. Byron Leftwich will get the start.
Ben Roethlisberger is out this week and Byron Leftwich will get the start. Steelers are not taking any chances w Ben, deciding to sit him
— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) November 14, 2012
As tough as Ben is, this is the best thing for the Steelers to do.