Despite Roethlisberger’s apparent sickness, the team expects him to play in its regular season finale Sunday on the road against the Cleveland Browns.
Roethlisberger, 33, has thrown for 3,584 yards, 18 touchdowns and 14 interceptions this season. The 12-year NFL veteran has also completed 68.1% of his passes, while posting a 93.7 passer rating this season.
Kickoff between the Steelers (9–6) and Browns (3–12) is set for Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on CBS.