“That’s a Steelers-Ravens game, right? Hard-fought all the way to the end,” Roethlisberger said. “Everybody contributes.”
He laughingly suggested that his battered nose helped take his mind off his ailing foot.
“It hurt a lot,” he said of the foot, “but the broken nose took some of the pain away.” –Y! Sports.
A broken nose reducing pain? That has to be a first for modern medicine. It was also interesting that Roethlisberger also got preferential treatment from the league by being allowed to wear two different shoes, which is illegal for players that aren’t kickers or punters. Chad Ochocinco must have been screaming at his TV all night.
See the rapiest nose in football (allegedly) injured in moving pictures after the jump.