61 Total Quotes

Ben Roethlisberger Quotes

Ben Roethlisberger
Everybody wants you to play the underdog card or the disrespect card. That's for the media. We don't disrespect them, and they are not favoring us. This is two good teams going against each other.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Media

Ben Roethlisberger
I promised him that I would get him four game balls. I'm glad that I could fulfill the promises that I made to him.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Balls

Ben Roethlisberger
I felt happy I could keep my promise to get (Bettis) back home to Detroit.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Home

Ben Roethlisberger
But I'm not nervous. I haven't been for any game yet.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Game

Ben Roethlisberger
I told Tom that if I was a coach, that?s who I?d want on the field, ... I had all the confidence in the world in our defense and I?d still take our defense next time.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Coach

Ben Roethlisberger
Y'all want to come in now? All the non-believers. You want to come in now?
Ben Roethlisberger
#Believer

Ben Roethlisberger
We'll probably still think we're underdogs. We know we're going into it believing in each other, and if no one else believes in us, that's fine with us. Because we know the mentality that we need to take into the game, and that's the mentality we'll take into the game.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Believing

Ben Roethlisberger
It's an opportunity to see these guys again and just relax a little bit.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Opportunity

Ben Roethlisberger
A lot of people said that if we have to throw the ball, we can't win the game. Myself, the line, we took offense of that. The last couple weeks, we've proven that's not the case. We have to keep going and make sure we remain a balanced offense like we have been doing.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
Willie has been playing great. He adds a different dimension to what people are used to seeing when they think Steelers football. They think hard, grind-it-out football getting two yards at a time. Not that we really have changed that, but Willie kind of adds that dimension that he can bounce it outside and get you 10, 15 or 20 yards on any given run.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
This team is an unbelievable football team. They're as good as it gets in the NFL. It's going to take our A-plus game to go out and beat their B-minus game.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Football

Ben Roethlisberger
That's kind of the interesting thing. This is going to be a boxing match between two fighters who've never fought each other. Will they dance around a while to feel each other out? Or will it be a slugfest with both teams coming out swinging?
Ben Roethlisberger
#Boxing

Ben Roethlisberger
A lot of people said that if we had to throw the ball, we can't win. Myself, the line, the receivers, we kind of took offense to that. We've kind of proven that's not the case.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
A lot of people said that if we had to throw the ball, we couldn't win the game. In the last three weeks, we've proved that's not the case.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
Once again, people said we couldn't win. But we just went in there, did our job and won.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
It is a growing-up process. I'm a long way from mastering anything.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Growing Up

Ben Roethlisberger
We're going to stay loose. We're going to have our fun.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Fun

Ben Roethlisberger
I'm getting to live a dream. Not a lot of people get to live this dream. I always wanted to be here, dreamed about it as a kid, but I never thought I would really be here.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
We talked a couple of times this week. He called me and said, 'Listen, enjoy it and have fun there because you never know if it is going to come back.' He said that he thought he was going to make it back (to the Super Bowl) and he never got to play in it again.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Fun

Ben Roethlisberger
Some guys never get to a Super Bowl, and then there are people like Danny Marino who get there in their second year and don't get back.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
We haven't run a lot of plays that fit me getting out of the pocket, ... Once we start game-planning, that's to our strength and our advantage.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Planning

Ben Roethlisberger
I have to go when the movies start, when it's dark, ... and rise and leave early, toward the end. Even then it can still be tough.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Movie

Ben Roethlisberger
I'll be ready by Sunday. I'm just trying to take care of myself and make sure I'm healthy.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Trying

Ben Roethlisberger
Because of all the changes they had to make, they had people all over the place. Guys were going down, they were moving people around. They had a guy who's normally a linebacker (Mike Vrabel) lining up at safety and playing deep.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
Because of all the changes they had to make, they had people all over the place, ... Guys were going down, they were moving people around. They had a guy who's normally a linebacker (Mike Vrabel) lining up at safety and playing deep.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
I had confidence in the guys and I had confidence in myself. I knew that when the regular season got here, and we were ready to go out and game plan and really play football when it mattered, we'd be OK. I think today we showed that we did a pretty good job - especially on offense.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Confidence

Ben Roethlisberger
It's very tough to see David going through that. He's a friend and a fellow quarterback. But, that's our defense.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Defense

Ben Roethlisberger
They bring them from all different angles. They have people moving all over the place, so they did get a little pressure on me.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
They started throwing people all over the place, ... You're sitting there looking at it, and a guy that's normally a linebacker is playing safety, he's dropping deep.
Ben Roethlisberger
#People

Ben Roethlisberger
I was probably more nervous before this game than any professional football game I've ever played.
Ben Roethlisberger
#Football