NFL world reacts to Ben Roethlisberger looking like a mountain man

By Jesse Reed
Nov 3, 2019; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) reacts on the sidelines against the Indianapolis Colts during the third quarter at Heinz Field. Pittsburgh won 26-24. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

As he recovers from a season-ending elbow injury, Ben Roethlisberger has not exactly prioritized personal grooming, it appears.

The Pittsburgh Steelers were taking on the Buffalo Bills Sunday night when the cameras caught Big Ben on the sideline looking like he traveled to the stadium from his lodge deep in the Colorado Rockies.

As the NFL community absorbed Roethlisberger’s new look, the memes followed.

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