Roethlisberger self-reported concussion-like symptoms on sidelines
Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger didn't finish the Steelers' loss to the Seahawks and was being evaluated for a concussion. Roethlisberger self-reported to the team's medical staff that he was experiencing concussion-like symptoms late in the fourth quarter, according to the Steelers.
#Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger is going thru the NFL's concussion protocol. He is headed to the locker room for evaluation.— Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) November 30, 2015
#Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger entered the NFL's concussion protocol after self-reporting symptoms on the sideline late in the 4th quarter.— Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) November 30, 2015
Roethlisberger, who was 36 of 55 for 456 yards and a touchdown with two interceptions, didn't return after the Steelers gave up a touchdown to go down 39-30 just before the two-minute warning. He was replaced by backup Landry Jones.