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New Injury Update For Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

Ben Roethlisberger throws a pass for the Steelers.

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 17: Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers drops back to pass in the first quarter during the game against the New England Patriots at Heinz Field on December 17, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

The Pittsburgh Steelers are already missing star running back Le'Veon Bell, who has yet to sign his franchise tender. Now, they might be without quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.

Every year, Roethlisberger is seemingly dealing with some sort of injury or ailment. This week, his elbow has been barking following Sunday's 21-21 tie against the Cleveland Browns.

Roethlisberger hasn't practiced either of the last two days. He still has time to get a session in tomorrow.

Right now, it depends on how he feels, according to Pittsburgh OC Randy Fichtner.

Dobbs, the second-year pro out of Tennessee, has not taken a snap in a regular season game. He beat out Landry Jones for the backup spot in the preseason.

Starting Dobbs against the Kansas City Chiefs would be less than ideal, but Roethlisberger has been known to play through pain before. He might be good to go come Sunday.

The Steelers and Chiefs will kick off at 1 p.m. ET on Sunday.