Ben Roethlisberger RUMORS & NEWS

  • Big Ben wants the Steelers to be crazy aggressive with 2-point attempts

    Fox Sports "The Pittsburgh Steelers have earned a reputation as a team that loves to go for the two-point conversion after touchdowns. And quarterback Ben Roethlisberger wants his team to be even more aggressive this season. As in, going for two every time the team scores. And head coach Mike Tomlin is at..." June 14

  • Roethlisberger will not endorse ‘acquaintance’ Trump

    Sportsnaut "Donald Trump will be minus at least one NFL quarterback at the upcoming GOP convention. Ben Roethlisberger made it clear Saturday he does not endorse the Republican presidential candidate and that he will not be attending the event to speak on Trump’s behalf. Speaking at a large rally Friday..." June 12

  • Trump may ask Brady, Roethlisberger to speak at GOP Convention

    New York Times "Donald J. Trump has some ideas for how to jazz up the Republican National Convention, and he previewed one at a rally here on Friday evening: a “winner’s evening” of sports celebrities and champions addressing the convention rather than politicians. “We’re going to do it a little different, if..." June 11

  • Roethlisberger 'disappointed' in suspended Steelers WR Bryant but says offense remains focused

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Ben Roethlisberger wasn't about to mince words. He usually doesn't when it comes to Martavis Bryant. Just days before the start of last postseason, Roethlisberger said Bryant needed to “toughen up.” On Tuesday, the Steelers' franchise quarterback said he simply was “disappointed” in the young..." May 25

  • The day the Browns passed on Big Ben

    ESPN "The most decorated quarterback jersey in Cleveland contains 24 names. The list could have stopped at six: Couch, Detmer, Wynn, Pederson, Holcomb, Roethlisberger. The Browns should be drafting a playmaking safety or wide receiver for a playoff-caliber team instead of potentially the franchise's..." April 20

  • Ben Roethlisberger gets trim with 'high cardio' offseason regimen

    ESPN "Ben Roethlisberger looked noticeably slimmer in a picture from a recent University of Pittsburgh football practice. Turns out the Steelers quarterback has lost at least 15 pounds this offseason on a "high-cardio" plan with team trainers, according to Roethlisberger's agent, Ryan..." April 05

  • Steelers GM: Roethlisberger’s ‘prime’ won’t end soon

    The Sports Daily "Ben Roethlisberger turned 34 on March 2. Now, as March draws to a close, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said that the prime of Roethlisberger’s career should consist of “three to four more good years” according to ESPN.com. There is nothing groundbreaking in the NFL about a..." March 30

  • Big Ben on Heath Miller: 'I could talk about him all day'

    NFL.com "Ben Roethlisberger cried when he got the news. Heath Miller was retiring from the NFL, ending a tremendously successful 11-year run for the quarterback and tight end. Roethlisberger doesn't always get this emotional when parting ways professionally, but Miller wasn't just any..." February 20