As Ben Roethlisberger went down with a shoulder injury on Monday Night Football in Pittsburgh, a gasp could be heard emanating from Western Pennsylvania (and throughout the world since Steelers fans are everywhere).
According to NFL.com's Albert Breer:
The initial diagnosis the Steelers have received is that Ben Roethlisberger's right shoulder is sprained. They should know more tomorrow.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) November 13, 2012
Ben Roethlisberger was the latest quarterback on a contending team to find himself getting hurt. Of the four that were injured, Roethlisberger will likely have the biggest impact on the playoff race, as the Steelers have two out of their next three games against the AFC North rival Baltimore Ravens.
But this isn't Ben's first injury, as he's proven to be not only one tough son-of-a-gun, but also one of the NFL's most injury-prone quarterbacks.
Here's a look at the five most injury-prone quarterbacks playing in the NFL today.