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Ben Roethlisberger

Pittsburgh Steelers
Quarterback

Ht: 6.4 | Wt: 241

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YearTmGPass CompPass AttComp PctPass YdsPass TDPass IntRushRush YdsRush TDFum Lost
2004PIT1419629566.44262117115614412
2005PIT1316826862.692385179316931
2006PIT1528046959.7035131823329822
2007PIT1526540565.43315832113520423
2008PIT1628247060.00331417153410128
2009PIT1533750666.6043282612408023
2010PIT1224038961.7032001753417623
2011PIT1532451363.1640772114317005
2012PIT1328444963.253265268269203
2013PIT1637558464.2142612814279916
Average:27543563341222123511324
Total:2751434863.273412221912234611331536

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger embracing leadership

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:56:07 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger is embracing a leadership role this offseason. "It's fun because I can tell the guys what I want on the field and they are going to listen because we all want to be the best we can be and help each other win," Roethlisberger said. "I am just happy to have the coach's blessing to be able to do that and not stepping on anybody's toes." At 33 years old, Roethlisberger is the second-oldest player on the Steelers' roster, behind only LB James Harrison.

Fantasy Tip: Roethlisberger was criticized last year by former teammate Emmanuel Sanders for his lack of leadership, and he seems to have taken it to heart. With elite weapons in Antonio Brown and Le'Veon Bell, Roethlisberger is a fringe top-10 quarterback heading into 2015 drafts.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Mark Kaboly

Steelers | Big Ben loves supporting cast

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 21:14:38 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger is excited about the team's offense heading into the 2015 season, which he feels might be the best supporting cast of his career. "I hate to yes or no, because I don't want to offend anybody else that's been here," Roethlisberger said Wednesday, June 10. "But you look at stats from the NFL, we had the No. 1 wide receiver and the No. 1 overall back. Kind of hard to argue with those numbers."

Fantasy Tip: Big Ben could be in line for a huge fantasy season with Antonio Brown, Martavis Bryant and Markus Wheaton at receiver and Le’Veon Bell in the backfield.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Jeremy Fowler

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger sits out

Thu, 04 Jun 2015 10:39:12 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger did not participate in organized team activities Thursday, June 4, because he received a day off.

Fantasy Tip: Roethlisberger is coming off an outstanding season in 2014 and still have most of his offensive weapons to work with this season. Roethlisberger could be a starting option for owners in deeper leagues or a solid No. 2 quarterback in standard leagues.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Jeremy Fowler

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger financial breakdown

Mon, 16 Mar 2015 11:02:06 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger will make more than $35 million in bonuses and salaries in 2015 as part of his five-year, $99 million contract he signed Friday, March 13. He'll receive a $31 million signing bonus and salary and roster bonuses of $4.25 million, all payable in 2015. He'll make salaries/roster bonuses of $17.75 million in 2016, $12 million in 2017, $17 million in 2018 and $17 million in 2019.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Ed Bouchette

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger contract terms

Sat, 14 Mar 2015 06:43:38 -0700

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger agreed to a five-year contract extension worth $99 million that can escalate to $108 million.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger contract update

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:17:59 -0700

Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger has signed a new five-year deal that will run through the 2019 season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Albert Breer

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger signs extension

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:42:53 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger has agreed to a contract extension with the team. Terms of the extension were not disclosed.

Fantasy Tip: Roethlisberger threw for 4,952 yards and 32 touchdowns this past season and will have most of his weapons back next season. Roethlisberger should be considered as a No. 1 fantasy quarterback in drafts next season.

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Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger to get big contract?

Mon, 16 Feb 2015 12:37:22 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger could earn around $20 million per year once his new contract is finalized, according to former NFL general manager Mark Dominik. This would make Roethlisberger one of the top-five highest paid quarterbacks in the NFL.

Fantasy Tip: Roethlisberger is coming off a career year, so it shouldn't be a huge surprise if/when he receives a big, new contract. With a young and talented supporting cast including players like Antonio Brown, Le'Veon Bell and Markus Wheaton, Roethlisberger should be considered a QB1 heading into 2015.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Mark Dominik

Steelers | Ben Roethlisberger contract talks begin

Tue, 10 Feb 2015 11:16:18 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger's contract talks regarding an extension have begun on a preliminary basis, according to general manager Kevin Colbert.

Fantasy Tip: Roethlisberger is coming off a career year, throwing for 4,952 yards and 32 touchdowns in 2014. He joined the ranks of the elite fantasy quarterbacks and is worth No. 1 quarterback consideration heading into 2015.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Ian Rapoport

Steelers | No surgery for Ben Roethlisberger

Sat, 10 Jan 2015 06:09:19 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger (knee) will not need surgery on his knee this offseason and should be able to have a normal offseason, according to his agent.

Fantasy Tip: Roethlisberger saw a significant jump in his stats this season and should have the same weapons in the passing game next season. Roethlisberger should be considered a mid-to-low No. 1 quarterback in fantasy drafts next season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Scott Brown

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