PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Steelers selected their team captains for the 2019 NFL season.
The Steelers announced Monday that Ben Roethlisberger, Maurkice Pouncey, Cameron Heyward and Roosevelt Nix are team captains.READ MORE: Allegheny Co. Police Investigating After Woman Found With Gunshot Wound In City Of Duquesne
Roethlisberger and Pouncey are offensive captains, while Heyward and Nix are captains on defense and special teams, respectively.READ MORE: West Virginia Woman Admits She Was Paid For Trafficking Teen
The team voted on captains Monday.MORE NEWS: Friends, Family Hold Funeral Service For 15-Year-Old Steven Eason And Call For Justice
Roethlisberger is an offensive captain for the 11th time, Pouncey is an offensive captain for the third time, Heyward is a defensive captain for the fifth season and Nix is a special teams captain for the first time.