Roethlisberger will lead the Steelers tonight against the Bengals.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Big Ben intends to play next season, according to sources for ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

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He reports 38-year-old Roethlisberger, who came back this year after an elbow injury, wants to play his 18th season.

League sources tell Schefter that Roethlisberger intends to fulfill the terms of a contract that has one remaining season.

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Roethlisberger will lead the Steelers against the Bengals Monday night.