Facing lengthy rehab
Roethlisberger (elbow) isn't expected to do much during the offseason program and likely will be limited early in training camp, Mark Kaboly of The Athletic reports.
Three months away from clearance
Roethlisberger (elbow) believes he's about two and a half or three months away from receiving full medical clearance, Ron Cook of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Roethlisberger (elbow) was shown lofting passes in a performance center Saturday.
Expected back for week 1
Head coach Mike Tomlin said Monday that he has "no hesitation" that Roethlisberger (elbow) will be ready for opening day, Brooke Pryor of ESPN NFL Nation reports.
On track for full recovery
General manager Kevin Colbert said Thursday that Roethlisberger (elbow) is "on course" to make a full recovery, Bob Labriola of the Steelers' official site reports.
Update coming in February
Coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that Roethlisberger (elbow) will meet with doctors in early February for what amounts to a "significant" checkup, Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com reports.
Affirms commitment to play in 2020
Roethlisberger (elbow) announced Wednesday via his personal Twitter account that he's rehabbing his injury with the intention of continuing his career in 2020.
Expecting full recovery
The Steelers have expressed confidence that Roethlisberger will recover fully from September elbow surgery and play during the 2020 season, Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports.
Undergoes elbow surgery
Roethlisberger had surgery on his right elbow Monday in Los Angeles, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Won't need Tommy John Surgery
Roethlisberger (right elbow) won't require Tommy John surgery and is expected back for the 2020 NFL season, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Should resume throwing in spring
Roethlisberger (elbow) is expected to receive clearance to resume throwing at some point during the spring, a source tells Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
Receives second opinion
Roethlisberger got a second opinion on his injured right elbow Thursday, Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
Expects to be healthy for 2020
Though the exact nature of the right elbow procedure Roethlisberger will undergo later this week isn't known, he won't be in line for Tommy John surgery, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Plans to play next year
Roethlisberger, who will require season-ending elbow surgery, has no plans to retire. "I am completely determined to battle through this challenge and come back stronger than ever next season," Roethlisberger noted in a statement posted by the team Monday. "The Steelers committed three years to me this offseason and I fully intend to honor my contract and reward them with championship level play."
Officially placed on IR
The Steelers placed Roethlisberger (elbow) on injured reserve Monday.
Done for season
Coach Mike Tomlin relayed Monday that Roethlisberger will require season-ending elbow surgery.
May need surgery
Roethlisberger (elbow) may need surgery, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Throwing elbow being evaluated
Dianna Russini of ESPN relays that Roethlisberger dealt with some elbow inflammation at practice this past week.
Exits game with right elbow injury
Roethlisberger was forced out of Sunday's game against the Seahawks with a right elbow injury, Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com reports.
Shaky in 2019 debut
Roethlisberger completed just 57 percent of his pass attempts (27 of 47) for 276 yards, no touchdowns and an interception in Sunday's 33-3 drubbing at the hands of the Patriots.
Scores in preseason debut
Roethlisberger completed 8 of 13 pass attempts for 63 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's preseason win over Tennessee.
Will see action Sunday
Coach Mike Tomlin confirmed that Roethlisberger will play in Sunday's preseason game against the Titans, Missi Matthews of the Steelers' official site reports.
Not in line to play Saturday
Roethlisberger is expected to see his only preseason action in the Steelers' third exhibition tilt, Aug. 25 versus the Titans, Chris Adamski of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
Won't play Friday
Roethlisberger won't play in Friday's preseason opener against the Bucs, Missi Matthews of the Steelers' official site reports.