PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is out for the season after he suffered a right elbow injury during Sunday's game.
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin released the following statement Monday:
Roethlisberger, 37, grimaced after throwing a pair of passes on a drive late in the second quarter. Though he was under duress several times during the first half, he didn't appear to be touched on the plays that left him clutching the elbow.
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Monday afternoon, Roethlisberger released a statement through the team that said he intends to return to the field next season.
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