Ben Roethlisberger
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Ben Roethlisberger

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Benjamin Todd "Ben" Roethlisberger, nicknamed Big Ben, is an American football quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Steelers in the first round (11th overall) in the 2004 NFL Draft. He played college football at Miami University. Roethlisberger earned the AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Award in 2004 and his first Pro Bowl selection in 2007.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1982 Birth Born on March 2, 1982.

TEENAGE

2000 18 Years Old Roethslisberger played college quarterback at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. After arriving at Miami in 2000, he redshirted his first season to gain more experience.
2001 19 Years Old The next year in 2001, he would finally debut against Michigan, where he would go 18-35, for 193 yards, and 2 touchdowns. … Read More

TWENTIES

He would open the 2002 season, throwing for 204 passing yards and having a carrer record 59-yard punt. … Read More
In 2003, Roethlisberger led the Miami RedHawks to an unbeaten record in the MAC, a No. 10 ranking in the Associated Press poll and a 49–28 victory over Louisville in the 2003 GMAC Bowl.
Roethlisberger was one of four quarterbacks taken in the first round of the 2004 NFL Draft along with Philip Rivers, Eli Manning, and J. P. Losman. … Read More
…  On January 5, 2005, Roethlisberger was unanimously selected as the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year by the Associated Press, the first quarterback in 34 years to be so honored. … Read More
The Super Bowl run began on January 8, 2006 as Roethlisberger helped lead the Steelers to a playoff win over the Cincinnati Bengals—an AFC North rival that had beaten the Steelers by seven points in the regular season to win the division championship. … Read More
2008 26 Years Old According to McNulty, she was working as an executive casino host in July 2008 when she said Roethlisberger struck up a friendly conversation at her desk during the golf tournament. … Read More
On March 5, 2010, it was revealed that police in Milledgeville, Georgia were investigating Roethlisberger for a sexual assault inside the women's restroom of the Capital City nightclub. … Read More

THIRTIES

In 2012, Roethlisberger returned to Miami University to complete his college degree, graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Education on May 6, 2012. … Read More
Week 1 vs. Cleveland Browns (W 30–27): In the first game of the 2014 season Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers started strong in the first half out-scoring the Cleveland Browns, 27–3. … Read More
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