Originally written March 05, 2012 on SteelerAddicts:
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Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger recently turned 30 years old. After eight seasons in the National Football League, Roethlisberger has led the Steelers to three Super Bowl appearances and two victories. This would be considered a pretty darn good resume by most experts and would be taken in a heartbeat by the vast majority of signal-callers in NFL history. The casual football fan might think that the age of 30 for a QB means he is on the down-side of his career and for some that is true, but for many it was just the beginning of a great career. Roethlisberger has a chance to be one of those with great careers after 30 due to the right pieces being in place. Take a look at the list of quarterbacks who have won Super Bowls at the age of 30 or beyond. Bart Starr (2) Len Dawson Johnny Unitas Roger Staubach Terry Bradshaw (2) Jim Plunkett Joe Theismann Phil Simms Doug Williams Joe Montana (2) Peyton Manning Brad Johnson John Elway (2) Steve Young Mark Rypien Of that s...
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