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Pittsburgh Steelers Injury Report, Week 17: Ben Roethlisberger Expected To Start Sunday

With the Steelers still in contention to clinch the AFC North and the No. 2 seed in the AFC playoffs with a win and a Baltimore Ravens loss, they are pulling no punches on Sunday vs. the Browns. Ben Roethlisberger, who missed last week's game with an ankle injury he suffered against the Browns a few weeks ago, returned to practice on Wednesday and was a full participant again on Thursday. He is expected to start on Sunday.

Wide receiver Mike Wallace was back to being a full participant on Thursday after being limited on Wednesday with an ankle injury.

Here is the full injury report for the Pittsburgh Steelers:

Name Position Injury Practice Status Game Status
Doug Legursky G Shoulder Did Not Participate In Practice --
Mewelde Moore RB Knee Did Not Participate In Practice --
Troy Polamalu S Knee Did Not Participate In Practice --
Chris Carter LB Hamstring Full Participation in Practice --
James Harrison LB Neck Full Participation in Practice --
Maurkice Pouncey C Ankle Full Participation in Practice --
Ben Roethlisberger QB Ankle Full Participation in Practice --
Emmanuel Sanders WR Foot Full Participation in Practice --
Mike Wallace WR Ankle Full Participation in Practice --
LaMarr Woodley LB Hamstring Limited Participation in Practice --

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