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Ben Says Wheaton Ready

Markus Wheaton (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH -- The most popular guys on 0-2 teams are always the highly drafted rookie backups. Like Markus Wheaton.

To hear it out on the streets, Markus Wheaton will solve all of the Steelers' problems. Well, not all of them. And it couldn't hurt, could it? Ben Roethlisberger, who's taken young Markus under his wing, says the time is now. "I thought he would be in a little bit more," said Roethlisberger. "But I think you'll start to see him getting in more this week." Wheaton caught 91 passes for 1,244 yards... Recommended Stories

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