Adams helped win the game with fellow receiver Jordy Nelson on the sideline for the final drive. All Nelson would say was we all got a little dinged up, but we’ll be fine and coach Mike McCarthy said Nelson was being evaluated but wouldn’t say what for.
Limited Kids Quinton Spain Jersey That Nelson spoke after the game suggests he did not have a concussion because players in the protocol are not allowed to speak with the media.
The 35-year-old said it’s difficult to pinpoint the exact problem with the Steelers’ offense, which is averaging 19.8 points per game despite loads of firepower.
Roethlisberger (33-of-55, 312 yards) said he needs to improve everywhere, but he points out he’s had bad stretches of play before and bounced back.
Doing this long enough, you understand not to panic, Roethlisberger said. I’m not going to hit any buttons where it’s like, ‘Oh man, what do I do to change all this and that, go see people.’ Just come out on Wednesday and be ready to practice.
A descriptor of Roethlisberger’s day came late in the fourth quarter: A 28-yard touchdown to Antonio Brown was negated by a holding penalty, and two plays later he threw a pick to Tashaun Gipson. Jaguars safety Barry Church, who ran an earlier Roethlisberger interception 51 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter, said the quarterback would get flustered trying to make one of those miraculous Ben plays after Jacksonville would blanket receivers in coverage.
Youth Mike Gartner Jersey Asked whether Roethlisberger is taking risks that he hadn’t before, coach Mike Tomlin said simply, He’s not playing well. I’ll let him speak for it.