David DeCastro

Ravens players refuse to buy into Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger’s criticism about offense

Ravens players refuse to buy into Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger’s criticism about offense

On Wednesday morning, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger criticized himself for his offense’s recent woes, arguing, “The quarterback needs to play better.”

A few hours later, a couple of prominent Ravens defenders suggested that Roethlisberger is just trying to lull the defense into a sense of complacency.

“Oh Ben … he’s setting us up,” outside linebacker Terrell Suggs said after practice. “He’s playing mind games. Rat bastard. He’s setting us up. Tell Ben,...

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