Ben Roethlisberger

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback

Ben Roethlisberger was born on March 2, 1982

Unique Facts

  • He played baseball, basketball, and football in High School
  • He was a red shirt for Miami
  • His rookie season he started 13-0
  • He survived a deadly motorcycle accident
  • He won 2 super bowls, together the steelers have won 6 total

Significant events affecting Ben

He got drafted to the NFL.

He survived a deadly motorcycle accident in 2006

Won his 2nd super bowl in 2008


Drafted to NFL

went 14-2 his rookie season

won super bowl XL in 2008, in Detroit

He has won 2 super bowls in 5 seasons

He got selected to the 2008 pro bowl

Why is he important?

Ben Roethlisberger is important because he is a NFL quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers are my favorite football team. He has won 2 super bowls in 5 seasons as a staring NFL quarterback. Also, he has survived a deadly motorcycle accident in 2006.

What was his childhood like

Ben had a good childhood, his family was very caring and supportive of his sports career. Ben played baseball, basketball, and football. He set records for his school in all 3 sports inn high school.

Word of advice

1. " I would say I got my feet wet, but i got my whole leg." - Ben

2. " By the grace of god I am fortunate to be alive, i am sorry for any anxiety or concern my actions have caused for others especially my family, the Steelers organization, and my fans." - Ben

3. "Ready or not, here we come." - coach

What did I learn?

From doing this Tackk project on Ben Roethlisberger I learned that you should always follow your dreams and never give up.

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