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Notebook: Ben healthy after perfect game

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Ben Roethlisberger had the second perfect passer-rating of his career Monday night in a game he was determined to finish.

The Pittsburgh Steelers' quarterback took a hit from Baltimore's Terrell Suggs on a third-down conversion midway through the third quarter and left the game with a bruised hip. He came back two series later. "He got complete medical clearance from our medical staff," said Steelers coach Mike Tomlin. "He had a desire to do it. He's a competitor. This is a competitive game played by competitive men... Recommended Stories

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