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  • Ben Roethlisberger's hopes of returningahead of schedule have fallen short.The Steelers quarterback, who is recovering from anMCL sprain and bone bruise,will be inactiveSunday at Kansas Clark Harris Jersey City, the team said. Third-string quarterback Landry Jones will get the start instead.MORE: Biggest disappointments entering Week 7 | Week 7 scoreboardRoethlisberger initiallysuffered the injury when he tooka low hit in the Steelers'Week 3 win over the Rams. He was originally expected to mi s four to six weeksbut donneda knee bracefor a "trial and error"practice Wednesday in his first Kevin Huber Jersey full workout since getting hurt. He admitted hefelt "relatively pain free," though the team isn't taking any chances with aggravatingthe injury.Joneswill gethis first career NFL startagainst the Chiefs after abreakout performancein the Steelers Nick Vigil Jersey 'win over the Cardinals. Mike Vickhad beennamed the team's starter after Roethlisberger was injured butwas taken out of last Sunday'sgame Boomer Esiason Jersey early after sustaininga hamstring injury.Jones, who finished 8 for12 for 168 yards with two touchdowns,substituted for Vick in the thirdquarter afterbriefly steppingin during the second quarterwhile Vick was sentto the sideline with dirt in his eye.