By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger set two new career milestones on Monday night in the team’s 27-17 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Activists Pushing For Creation Of Civilian Police Control Council
Roethlisberger became the 6th player in NFL history to complete 5,000 career passes and the 7th player in NFL history to throw for 60,000 yards.
🚨 TWO CAREER MILESTONES 🚨
— Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) December 22, 2020READ MORE: Police Surround Home In Moon Township
The Steelers fell to their AFC North rivals on Monday night, with multiple players leaving the game with injuries.
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Earlier in the day, five Steelers players were named to the Pro Bowl.MORE NEWS: Woman Charged In Connection With Shooting Death Of 18-Year-Old North Hills Graduate Ahmir Tuli
The Steelers started their season with an 11-0 record, but have now dropped three games in a row.