Steelers owner Art Rooney II said Wednesday that Ben Roethlisberger wants to keep playing in the NFL beyond the 2019 season, the final year of his current contract, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Following Sunday's playoff loss to the Jaguars, Ben Roethlisberger indicated that he plans to play in 2018, ESPN's Katherine Terrell reports. "I don't know about contracts and whose coming back but I know the guys up front are, and that makes it good for me, so I look forward to next year with those guys," Roethlisberger noted Sunday.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 37 of 58 passes for 469 yards, with five touchdowns and one interception in Sunday's 45-42 AFC divisional-round loss to Jacksonville. He also ran twice for 16 yards and fumbled once.
Ben Roethlisberger was inactive (coach's decision) for Sunday's 28-24 win over the Browns, finishing the 2017 season completing 360 of 563 passes for 4,251 yards and 28 touchdowns, with 14 interceptions in 15 games. He also ran 28 times for 47 yards.
Ben Roethlisberger (coach's decision) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Browns, Bob Labriola of the Steelers' official site reports.
The Steelers will rest Ben Roethlisberger and a number of key starters Sunday against the Browns, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Ben Roethlisberger (non-injury) was held out of practice Friday but doesn't have a designation for Sunday's game versus the Browns.
Ben Roethlisberger (non-injury related) was listed as a limited participant in Thursday's practice. According to Tim Benz of TribLive.com, Steelers offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert suggested that Roethlisberger won't play Sunday against the Browns, though head coach Mike Tomlin has yet to confirm as much. "Ben's not there [Sunday] so [Cleveland will] get a little taste of [backup quarterback] Landry Jones," Gilbert noted. "We'll have Landry Jones in there. We won't have Ben. Or [Antonio Brown (lower leg)]. Or Le'Veon Bell."
Ben Roethlisberger completed 20 of 29 passes for 226 yards and two touchdowns in Monday's 34-6 win at Houston.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 22 of 30 passes for 281 yards with two touchdowns and one interception in Sunday's 27-24 loss to the Patriots. He also rushed three times for 10 yards and fumbled once but recovered.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 44 of 66 passes for 506 yards and two touchdowns during Sunday's 39-38 victory over the Ravens. He added five rushing yards on one carry.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 24 of 40 passes for 290 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in Monday night's 23-20 win over the Bengals.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 33 of 45 passes for 351 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions during Sunday's 31-28 victory over Green Bay. He added 25 yards rushing on three carries.
Ben Roethlisberger was a full practice participant Wednesday despite feeling under the weather, Mark Kaboly of DKPittsburghSports.com reports.