Welcome to steel city news. The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a new three-year deal with the franchise through the 2021 season.
Financial terms of the new contract were not disclosed. Rothlisberger is entering his 16th season with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2019 after originally being selected by the team with the 11th overall pick in the first round of the 2004 NFL draft. In his 15 seasons Rothlisberger has led Pittsburgh to seven AFC North division titles and two Super Bowl victories in three championship game appearances.
Rothlisberger ranks in the top 10 in NFL history in passing yards sixth 56,194 yrd pass completions, seventh with 4616 completions and in touchdown passes seventh with 363. Not to mention he holds most of the Steelers team Quarterback records. This is definitely good news for Pittsburgh.