Ben Roethlisberger during the Super Bowl XL champions ceremony in Pittsburgh.
|No. 7 Pittsburgh Steelers|
|Date of birth: March 2, 1982|
|Place of birth: Lima, Ohio|
|Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)||Weight: 241 lb (109 kg)|
|College: Miami University (Ohio)|
|NFL Draft: 2004 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11|
|Debuted in 2004 for the Pittsburgh Steelers|
|Roster status: Active|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2008|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Roethlisberger played college football for Miami University in Oxford. In 2003, Roethlisberger led his team to an unbeaten record, a Number 10 ranking in the Associated Press poll and a 49-28 victory over Louisville in the 2003 GMAC Bowl. 
On February 5, 2006, Roethlisberger became the youngest quarterback in NFL history to win a Super Bowl. He helped the Steelers to a 21-10 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the fortieth Super Bowl. He was only 23 years old at the time. He played in his first Pro Bowl in 2007. Roethlisberger led the Steelers to a second Super Bowl title in four seasons as they defeated the Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII, 27-23, after he made a game-winning touchdown pass to Santonio Holmes in the final 35 seconds.
- "Player Bio. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.