At the age of 38, Ben has led his team to a 9-0 record, a first for the Steelers. After his fine performance against the Bengals, the NFL have honoured him with the AFC Offensive Player of the Week. It is the eighteenth time he has won the honour.
Ben registered his 69th 300-yard passing game of his career (regular season and post season) which increased his franchise record. His 243 yards passing in the first half was the 39th time he threw for over 200 in the first half.
Against the Bengals, registered his 124th multi-touchdown game of his career.
He has thrown three or more touchdown passes in 55 games and registered 101 career games with a passer rating of 100.0 or higher.
His regular-season record as a starting quarterback is 153-71-1 (.682) which is the third best among active quarterbacks.