Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger briefly exited his team’s Week 4 game against the Minnesota Vikings with a finger injury on his right throwing hand.
According to ESPN’s John Clayton, Big Ben was being treated on the sidelines by trainers.
Ben Roethlisberger injured a thumb. Trainers giving him treatment on sidelines.— John Clayton (@ClaytonESPN) September 29, 2013
However, the Pioneer Press reported that the 31-year-old was back in the huddle and returned to action shortly after icing the area.
Roethlisberger back in huddle; TV cameras showed him icing his thumb on sideline— Pioneer Press (@VikingsNow) September 29, 2013
Roethlisberger finished the game and will play in Week 6.