Steelers President Art Rooney II was described as “furious” by some after watching the Monday news conference from Milledgeville, Ga., that detailed in graphic terms some of Ben Roethlisberger\’s escapades with a drunken 20-year-old college student. I have a feeling Big Ben will be suspended either by the NFL or the Steelers to start the season. Ben made a statement on Monday, but did not take any questions.
The big media city of New York has caught up with Santonio Holmes. They asked him about all the recent postings on his Twitter account and he claims it was not him saying instead his account was hacked. Wow, all I can say is wow!
Not only did Big Ben steer clear of charges yesterday, but a Pittsburgh city magistrate dismissed the remaining charges against kicker Jeff Reed on Monday, citing his completion of community service. Hopefully Skippy can stay out of the newspapers now as well other than kicking game winners when called upon.
Arkansas State defensive end Alex Carrington snuck in for a visit at the South Side on Monday along with wide receiver Antonio Brown of Central Michigan. Today the Steelers welcomein Penn State linebacker Sean Lee and Texas Christian linebacker Jerry Hughes for pre-draft visits.
Frank “The Tank” Summers is the latest to do the draft day memories segment on Steelers.com. This really has been an entertaining segment overall.