Ben Roethlisberger was born on March 2, 1982.

Raised in Findlay, Ohio

College: Miami (Ohio)

Ben and his younger sister were raised in an environment where faith and family came first.

His ancestral home is in Lauperswil, Switzerland

Has played for Pittsburgh Steelers since 2004

Has thrown for 15,000 passing yards since 2004

Won Super Bowl XL in second season and Super Bowl XLIII last year

Survived a life-threatening motorcycle accident in 2006

Signed eight-year, $102 million contract with the Steelers in 2008