Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger didn't use the word retirement following Pittsburgh's season-ending wild-card loss to the Chiefs but called his 18-year career with the franchise "an honor'' and said he's looking forward to the next chapter.

Big Ben calls his career with Steelers ‘an honor’

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger didn't use the word retirement following Pittsburgh's season-ending wild-card loss to the Chiefs but called his 18-year career with the franchise "an honor'' and said he's looking forward to the next chapter.