49ers Probe Ben Roethlisberger's Return from Retirement: Quid Pro Quo or Quenching Nostalgic Flames?

The San Francisco 49ers reached out to Ben Roethlisberger's agent during the 2022 season to gauge his interest in joining their team due to quarterback injuries. Roethlisberger admitted to being intrigued but ultimately couldn't see himself playing for any team other than the Pittsburgh Steelers. He discussed this on his podcast and mentioned considering the 49ers, who had success with their backup quarterback, Brock Purdy. However, Roethlisberger retired after the 2021 season and now uses his podcast to share his opinions, including his thoughts on Lamar Jackson's playing style.

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