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Roethlisberger not playing Saturday night

Posted on: August 14, 2010 7:27 pm
Edited on: August 14, 2010 8:06 pm
Posted by Will Brinson

Ben Roethlisberger's playing time was easily one of the top stories to watch (along with the reception he received) for Saturday's preseason games.

Go ahead and scratch Roethlisberger off the list of reasons to tune into the Lions-Steelers game, though, as it appears he won't play tonight.

Per a report from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette , Roethlisberger is dressed and participated in warm-ups but will not play.
In his place, Byron Leftwich will start.

It's an odd decision to say the least -- given that Roethlisberger won't exactly get any game action for at least 4-6 weeks, you would think that Mike Tomlin would get him as much work as he could. Not to mention, as Andy said , starting Roethlisberger helps to reduce the impact of the crowd's reaction to Big Ben.

Or maybe Tomlin just found out that everyone from Findlay, Ohio was in attendance .

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Since: Oct 20, 2006
Posted on: August 14, 2010 9:39 pm

Roethlisberger IS a loser

Rpsboyz...grow up loser.  Everyone knows that Ben Roethlisberger is a joke of a human being.  He has used his celebrity status on multiple situations to put women in tight corners.  I think we as Americans understand that some women are out for a payday, and that is why his first RAPE allegation was dismissed by the public.  BUT 2 RAPE ALLEGATIONS IN 2 YEARS!!!  Different Story.  This guy is a complete waste of space, and people like you who blame the women are also a joke to humanity.  How would you have felt if that was your mother, your daughter, your sister?  Exactly, now you would want punishment.

Grow up Steelers fans who defend Ben.  The guy is a loser and will always be looked at that way.

Since: Jan 14, 2007
Posted on: August 14, 2010 9:11 pm

Roethlisberger not playing Saturday night

You are a turd floating in the toilet bowl of Steeler haters. Time to flush you down the drain, you friggin' moron. You are insinuating that Ben raped the skank-ho's accusing him. Ben was NEVER arrested, charged or anything. ALL DNA testing that was accomplished, even at the hospital the girl in Georgia went to, came up NEGATIVE. She showed no semen, sperm, or vaginal ripping. Get your facts straight before making accustations.

Since: Aug 19, 2006
Posted on: August 14, 2010 7:52 pm

Roethlisberger not playing Saturday night

Finally Rothlesberger gets raped!!!

Since: Sep 10, 2008
Posted on: August 14, 2010 7:49 pm

Roethlisberger not playing Saturday night

left anddix will get it done will b.b. is on the bench


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