A big announcement for Big Ben.
The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback wrote online that his wife, Ashley, is pregnant.
"Ashley and I are proud to let you all know that we are expecting a baby boy later this year! It is truly a blessing and we are so excited!" Ben Roethlisberger posted Saturday on his official website.
The Roethlisbergers received more than 2,000 messages from fans on his website since posting the announcement.
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Ben finished his degree and —nine years after leaving for the NFL.
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