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: Pa. State Police Searching For Valentine Eiler, Missing 80-Year-Old Man Near Meadville
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: Pittsburgh Weather: Warm Temperatures For Last Day Of Summer
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: Hempfield Area School Board Considering Legal Action Against Pennsylvania
The Steelers started their season with an 11-0 record, but have now dropped three games in a row.