Ben Roethlisberger Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth 2021, Career

Ben Roethlisberger– Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger Sr., better known by his nickname Big Ben, is an American football quarterback who plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He also played football for Miami University and was picked in the NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers on his first try in 2004.

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Ben Roethlisberger- Early Life

Ben was born in the United States on March 2, 1982, in Lima, Ohio. Ida Jane Roethlisberger was his mother’s name, and Kenneth Todd Roethlisberger was his father’s. Todd, his dad, was a pitcher and quarterback for the Georgia Tech baseball team. His surname was Roethlisberger, which came from the original Swiss and was settled in Geissbühl, a farming village in the Lauperswil region of Switzerland.

Ben Roethlisberger- Wiki and Facts

Real Name/Full Name Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger Sr.
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Ben Roethlisberger
Birth Place: Lima, Ohio, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 2 March 1982
Age/How Old:(2023) 41 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 196 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 109 Kg
In Pounds – 241 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Auburn
Parents Name: Father –Kenneth Todd Roethlisberger
Mother –Ida Jane Foust
Siblings: Brother- Bob Roethlisberger
Sister- Carlee Roethlisberger
School: Findlay High School, US
College: Miami University,US
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Ashley Harlan (m. 2011)
Kids/Children Name: Baylee Marie Roethlisberger, Bodie  Roethlisberger, Benjamin, Todd Roethlisberger
Profession: Football Player
Net Worth: $120 million
Last Updated: May 2021

Carlee Roethlisberger, his niece, played women’s basketball for the University of Oklahoma. Ben returned to Miami University in 2012 to complete his degree. On May 6, 2012, he received his Bachelor of Science in Education degree. At the initiation function, Roethlisberger walked with other alumni, including his parents, grandmother, and wife Ashley.

Ben Roethlisberger- Height, Weight

Despite his height of 6′ 5′′ in feet and inches and 196 cm in centimeters, he weighs 241 pounds and 109 kilograms.

Relationship Status

Ben Roethlisberger Wife
Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune

Ben Roethlisberger married Ashley Harlan in 2012, and their first child, Benjamin Jr., was born in the same year. They had a daughter named Baylee two years after Benjamin was born, and then a son named Bodie in 2016.

Is Ben Roethlisberger Gay?

Ben Roethlisberger is not gay; he is married to Ashley Harlan and the father of three children, Baylee Marie Roethlisberger, Bodie Roethlisberger, and Benjamin Todd Roethlisberger.


Ben was the football, baseball, and basketball coach for the Trojans at Findlay High School in Findlay, Ohio. Ben didn’t play quarterback until his seniors offered a spot to Ryan Hite, the mentor’s son. If all other factors were equal, Ben would have played wide receiver because Cliff Hite, as a coach, told the Toledo Blade that his child throwing to Ben was a superior and intelligent combination. Hite told the Toledo Blade that he respected Ben’s decision to start his child at quarterback.

Ben Roethlisberger Steelers
Source: Yardbreaker

Ben was a quarterback at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, from 2000 to 2001. He was deferred in his first season since making an appearance at Miami in 2000. He made his college debut against Michigan in 2001, completing 18 of 35 passes for 193 yards and two touchdowns in a 31–13 loss.

Ben began the 2002 season as a regular season opener against North Carolina on August 31, throwing for 204 yards and a career-best 59-yard punt in a 27–21 victory, and on September 7 against Iowa, he threw for 343 yards and three touchdowns in a perplexing 29–24 defeat.

Net Worth

As of 2023, Ben Roethlisberger’s net worth is estimated to be around $120 million. His football career has provided him with the bulk of his money. For the Steelers, he signed a six-year deal worth $22.26 million, with a bonus of $17.73 million for incentive. He was paid $12.08 million a year. He is also sponsored by a number of companies.

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