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Ben Roethlisberger Also Has A Rare Rib Injury That Could Kill Him If He…

When Ben Roethlisberger left Monday night's game against the Chiefs after being sacked in the third quarter, the early diagnosis was that he injured his throwing shoulder. But based on what Roethlisberger told reporters today, doctors have since discovered he also has a dislocated rib injury that sounds far, far worse. » 11/14/12 7:10pm 11/14/12 7:10pm

Ben Roethlisberger Criticizes Todd Haley's Offense, Public Gleefully…

The Todd Haley and Ben Roethlisberger relationship did not get off to the best of starts. Haley was hired to replace Roethlisberger-favorite, Bruce Arians, and then proceeded to never talk to Big Ben. Six weeks into a 2-3 season and Roethlisberger is returning the fuck you. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review's Joe Starkey… » 10/21/12 10:30am 10/21/12 10:30am

Ben Roethlisberger Was Just Awarded A Touchdown, So You Might Want To…

This play, in the second quarter of Pittsburgh's win over the Eagles on Sunday, was ruled on the field as a lateral from Ben Roethlisberger to Rashard Mendenhall, who scampered 13 yards for the score. So it went down in the books a rushing touchdown for Mendenhall, and that was that. Until yesterday, when the Elias… » 10/11/12 10:00am 10/11/12 10:00am

Hoax Website Fools Reporters Into Thinking Ben Roethlisberger Broke His…

What you see above was the story that went screaming out on something called the Global Associated News early this morning. That the item appeared on a web page with a warning at the bottom that says "THIS STORY IS 100% FAKE" didn't stop people on Facebook and Twitter from believing it: » 9/26/12 2:50pm 9/26/12 2:50pm

Steelers' First-Round Pick Mistakes Ben Roethlisberger For Travel…

That's according to Roethlisberger, who said as much during what the Altoona Mirror called his "first-ever speaking engagement" Saturday night. Roethlisberger said when he called David DeCastro shortly after Pittsburgh took the Stanford guard with the 24th overall selection, DeCastro began asking him about his "flight… » 4/30/12 1:30pm 4/30/12 1:30pm

Cops In Fort Worth Regret Running To Media With Story That Ben…

Jeff Halstead is the chief of police in Fort Worth, Texas. Last year, in the run-up to Super Bowl XLV in nearby Arlington, Halstead says Ben Roethlisberger promised his department a grant for a police dog on behalf of Roethlisberger's foundation. That grant never came. So Halstead wrote a letter saying Fort Worth cops… » 3/06/12 2:45pm 3/06/12 2:45pm

OMG Todd Haley Is Totally Giving Ben Roethlisberger The Silent…

It's been nearly two weeks since the Steelers hired Todd Haley to be Big Ben's wingman offensive coordinator, but thus far the only talk of their new working relationship is that there's been no talk. Haley struck all the right notes at his introductory press conference Feb. 9, but he and Roethlisberger have still not… » 2/21/12 4:45pm 2/21/12 4:45pm

Ben Roethlisberger Didn't Pay Much To Settle The Lawsuit Against Him

When former Harrah's Lake Tahoe hostess Andrea McNulty settled her sexual assault lawsuit against Ben Roethlisberger, everyone presumed that money changed hands. Both sides were mum, likely bound by a confidentiality agreement, but it seems the NFL is under no such gag order. Pro Football Talk cites a league source… » 1/24/12 1:35pm 1/24/12 1:35pm

Ben Roethlisberger Settles Lake Tahoe Rape Suit

The suit, filed by former Harrah's casino host Andrea McNulty, was resolved via stipulation by all parties in December. The settlement comes a few months—which is like, a few hours, in the judicial system—after the Nevada Supreme Court ruled against the defendants' (including several Harrah's employees) motion to… » 1/21/12 11:13am 1/21/12 11:13am

How Will Ben Roethlisberger Spend The Offseason?

Ben Roethlisberger's gangster-style fedora sent the Internet spinning to make a clever comment after he wore it to the post-game press conference of the Steelers' playoff loss to the Broncos, but we're more interested in what the future might be for a man who visits such a haberdashery. Here's some speculation about… » 1/09/12 9:00am 1/09/12 9:00am

Ben Roethlisberger Knocked Out Of Game With Gruesome Ankle Injury

The famously pain-immune Ben Roethlisberger was knocked out of the Steelers-Browns Thursday night game after suffering this second quarter injury that even he couldn't shake off. Pittsburgh backup Charlie Batch entered the game having thrown zero passes on the season and the Steelers didn't activate a third… » 12/08/11 9:53pm 12/08/11 9:53pm

Mike Wallace Intercepted Ben Roethlisberger Pass Intended For Antonio…

What a play by all involved. Big Ben scrambled and kept the play alive while Mike Wallace followed his quarterback, adjusted his route and made a big play. That only leaves Antonio Brown. OK, so maybe it wasn't a great play by all involved. Come on, Antonio. You looked as lost as Al Michaels sounded. You've got to… » 11/06/11 11:31pm 11/06/11 11:31pm

ESPN's Fantasy Guru Thinks "Rapelisberger" Is Worth Having As Your QB

A reader named John helpfully screen-grabbed this tweet from ESPN fantasy expert Eric Karabell, which John said had appeared on the ESPN fantasy football page for a bit last night, at least until Karabell saw fit to delete it. Granted, Karabell was just answering a question about going with Vick or Roethlisberger by… » 9/06/11 12:05pm 9/06/11 12:05pm