Report: Ben Roethlisberger expects this to be final season in Pittsburgh

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Nov 28, 2021; Cincinnati, Ohio, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers backmost Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws during the archetypal 4th against the Cincinnati Bengals astatine Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joseph Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports

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2021-12-05 01:46:48 GMT+00:00 - Pittsburgh Steelers backmost Ben Roethlisberger has confided successful friends, teammates and different radical wrong the enactment that helium expects this play to beryllium his last 1 successful Pittsburgh, according to a study from ESPN.

Roethlisberger's nationalist stance has been that helium wouldn't privation to play anyplace else, and 1 root told ESPN that this stance is inactive the case: his quality successful different NFL metropolis is "highly unlikely."

That would bespeak status for the aboriginal Hall-of-Famer erstwhile the NFL play comes to a conclusion, which is however helium and members of the squad are approaching the last 5 games of the season.

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Roethlisberger, 39, has played his full 18-year vocation successful Pittsburgh, and helium owns astir of the franchise's passing records, including completions (5,298), yards (62,870) and touchdowns (410).

The six-time Pro Bowler and two-time Super Bowl champion has had 1 of his slightest productive seasons arsenic a pro successful 2021, throwing for 2,522 yards with 14 touchdowns and six interceptions.

The Steelers (5-5-1) are caller disconnected a 41-10 nonaccomplishment successful Cincinnati, and presently connected the extracurricular looking successful wrong the AFC playoff picture. They big the Baltimore Ravens connected Sunday earlier finishing this way: astatine Minnesota, vs. Tennessee, astatine Kansas City, vs. Cleveland and astatine Baltimore.

(Field Level Media)

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