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7 Ben Roethlisberger QB

Pittsburgh Steelers

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Own%Start%
99%58%
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GPPYDSPCTTDsINTRATING
16495267.1329103.3

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Report: Ben Roethlisberger to make $99 million over next five years
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Terms of Ben Roethlisberger's new contract extension surfaced on Saturday. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Big Ben's five-year deal is worth $99 million, and can escalate to $108 million. Roethlisberger was set to hit free agency after the 2015 season before both sides reached an agreement this offseason.

Roethlisberger was selected in the first round of the 2004 draft and has been the organization's quarterback since, leading the Steelers to three Super Bowl appearances and two titles.

In his 11-year career, Roethlisberger has thrown for 39,057 yards, 251 yards and 131 interceptions. He is coming off his best season. He threw for 4,952 yards and 32 touchdowns with nine interceptions. He also had a career-best 103.3 quarterback rating in 2014.

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Steelers announce contract extension with Ben Roethlisberger
by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com

The Steelers are taking care of their quarterback once again. 

On Friday, Pittsburgh announced that it has locked up Ben Roethlisberger to a five-year contract extension. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed by the team.

"It's home. It's family," Roethlisberger said. "As much as my wife and kids are family, so is the Rooney family and my team and coaches."

Roethlisberger was selected in the first round of the 2004 draft and has been the organization's quarterback since. In his 11-year career, Roethlisberger has thrown for 39,057 yards, 251 yards and 131 interceptions.

Roethlisberger has led the Steelers to three Super Bowl appearances and has won two — Super bowl XL and Super Bowl XLIII.

In 2014, Roethlisberger tied Saints quarterback Drew Brees as the NFL leaders in passing yards with 4,952 each. Roethlisberger threw six touchdowns in consecutive games this past season, in Week 8 against the Colts and Week 9 against the Ravens. 

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Steelers GM: Ben Roethlisberger extension talks still ongoing
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert told reporters during his combine press conference that contract extension talks between Pittsburgh and Ben Roethlisberger are still ongoing, per CBSSports.com NFL Insider Jason La Canfora. The team is working on finalizing a deal that will keep Roethlisberger a Steeler for the remainder of his career.

Roethlisberger, who will turn 33 next month, signed a $102 million deal in 2008, which runs out at the end of the 2015 season. He is coming off his best season. He threw for 4,952 yards and 32 touchdowns with nine interceptions. He also had a career-best 103.3 quarterback rating in 2014.

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Steelers open contract talks with QB Ben Roethlisberger
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

The Steelers announced they've begun preliminary negotiations on a contract extension with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who's owed $11.6 million in 2015, the final year of his deal.

General manager Kevin Colbert said there's no timetable for finalizing the contract. Big Ben turns 33 next month and likely will finish his career in Pittsburgh.

"I think Ben is going to be better quarterback down the road than he has to this point," Colbert said, per NFL.com. "He'll get better with good players around him."

Roethlisberger threw for 4,952 yards and 32 touchdowns with nine interceptions last season.

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Rooney on Big Ben extension: 'The sooner the better'
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

Steelers co-owner Art Rooney II sounds eager to negotiate a contract extension with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who's owed $11.6 million next season in the final year of his deal.

“Obviously we would like to get it done this offseason, and I think it’s fair to say the sooner the better,” Rooney told the team's website, “but I’m not going to put any particular time frame on these things.

"It’s kind of hard to predict how long it takes to get something done, but we certainly want to get something done this offseason. That’s for sure. It takes two to tango when it comes to contract negotiations. I’m not expecting a problem, but again, I hate to put predictions on those kinds of things.”

Roethlisberger is coming off his best season. He threw for 4,952 yards and 32 touchdowns with nine interceptions.

“I will take that problem,” Rooney said, referring to the higher cost of an extension now. “I’m happy to have a player who had a great year. I would rather have that situation than the reverse. I’m not complaining about it. It is what it is. We will just have to deal with the circumstances as they present themselves in this offseason.”

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Schedule
Passing
YearTeamGGSAttCompPctYdsYPALgTDIntTkld20+40+Rate
2004Pittsburgh Steelers141329519666.426218.8858171130/21343798.1
2005Pittsburgh Steelers121226816862.723858.908517923/129351298.6
2006Pittsburgh Steelers151546928059.735137.4967182346/28042775.4
2007Pittsburgh Steelers151540426465.331547.8183321147/347396104.1
2008Pittsburgh Steelers161646928159.933017.0465171546/28435780.1
2009Pittsburgh Steelers151550633766.643288.5560261250/3486114100.5
2010Pittsburgh Steelers121238924061.732008.235617532/22052897.0
2011Pittsburgh Steelers151551332463.240777.9595211440/26956990.1
2012Pittsburgh Steelers131344928463.332657.278226830/18239697.0
2013Pittsburgh Steelers161658437564.242617.3067281442/282601092.0
2014Pittsburgh Steelers161660840867.149528.149432933/1725515103.3
TOTAL1591584954315763.7390577.8895251131419/272651710193.9
Rushing
YearTeamGGSAttYdsAvgLgTD20+1st
2004Pittsburgh Steelers1413561442.6201212
2005Pittsburgh Steelers121231692.213309
2006Pittsburgh Steelers151532983.1202111
2007Pittsburgh Steelers1515352045.8302117
2008Pittsburgh Steelers1616341013.017208
2009Pittsburgh Steelers151540822.1152016
2010Pittsburgh Steelers1212341765.2312215
2011Pittsburgh Steelers151531702.311006
2012Pittsburgh Steelers131326923.514005
2013Pittsburgh Steelers161627993.719105
2014Pittsburgh Steelers161633270.88005
TOTAL15915837911623.131156109
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2004Pittsburgh Steelers141300---00000
2005Pittsburgh Steelers121200---00000
2006Pittsburgh Steelers151500---00000
2007Pittsburgh Steelers151500---00000
2008Pittsburgh Steelers16161-7-7.0-70000
2009Pittsburgh Steelers151500---00000
2010Pittsburgh Steelers121200---00000
2011Pittsburgh Steelers151500---00000
2012Pittsburgh Steelers131300---00000
2013Pittsburgh Steelers161605---50000
2014Pittsburgh Steelers16160-6----60000
TOTAL1591581-8-8.050000
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2004Pittsburgh Steelers1411.000000.0000
2005Pittsburgh Steelers1211.000000.0000
2006Pittsburgh Steelers1511.000000.0000
2007Pittsburgh Steelers1511.000000.0000
2008Pittsburgh Steelers1622.000000.0000
2009Pittsburgh Steelers1500.000000.0000
2010Pittsburgh Steelers1200.000000.0000
2011Pittsburgh Steelers1522.000000.0000
2012Pittsburgh Steelers1300.000000.0000
2013Pittsburgh Steelers1600.000000.0000
2014Pittsburgh Steelers1600.000000.0000
TOTAL15988.000000.0000
Punting
YearTeamGNo.YdsLgAvgBlkI20TBDownedNoRet YdsTDNet Avg
2004Pittsburgh Steelers14000---0000000---
2005Pittsburgh Steelers122723936.0011100026.0
2006Pittsburgh Steelers15000---0000000---
2007Pittsburgh Steelers15000---0000000---
2008Pittsburgh Steelers16000---0000000---
2009Pittsburgh Steelers15000---0000000---
2010Pittsburgh Steelers121353535.0001000015.0
2011Pittsburgh Steelers15000---0000000---
2012Pittsburgh Steelers131262626.0010100026.0
2013Pittsburgh Steelers161282828.0010100028.0
2014Pittsburgh Steelers16000---00000000.0
TOTAL15951613932.2032300020.2
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2004Pittsburgh Steelers1422000000
2005Pittsburgh Steelers1221010010
2006Pittsburgh Steelers1552000000
2007Pittsburgh Steelers1593040040
2008Pittsburgh Steelers16147030030
2009Pittsburgh Steelers1573020020
2010Pittsburgh Steelers1273010010
2011Pittsburgh Steelers1585020020
2012Pittsburgh Steelers1363030030
2013Pittsburgh Steelers1696030030
2014Pittsburgh Steelers1695020020
TOTAL159784002100210
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/241
Birthdate:
3/2/1982
Age:
33
Hometown:
Lima, OH, USA
School:
Miami (Ohio)
NFL Experience:
12
Awards:
2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl
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2016 Super Bowl
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