Ben Roethlisberger's Full Statement About The Sexual Assault Lawsuit

A defiant Big Ben denies "reckless" and "outrageous" allegations of sexual assault, doesn't take media questions, and says he will only address this in the "appropriate forum." (Respect the legal process! Truth prevails!) It's gonna be a long year. [WTAE/ESPN] » 7/23/09 2:15pm 7/23/09 2:15pm

Does ESPN's "Do Not Report" Policy Make Any Sense?

Still not a peep from ESPN on Ben Roethlisberger's legal troubles—and once again no Blog Buzz on SportsCenter—so as long as Big Ben keeps his mouth shut they're standing behind their decision to not stand behind this story. » 7/22/09 1:00pm 7/22/09 1:00pm

What Exactly Is Ben Roethlisberger Accused Of Anyway?

Now that the people who care have had time to survey and digest the complaint against Pittsburgh's Ben Roethlisberger, a clearer picture has emerged about the accuser and her allegations and it's not pretty. Here's an attempt to summarize: » 7/21/09 5:40pm 7/21/09 5:40pm

Fox's Shepard Smith Explains McNair Case: "Dying Is Not Illegal"

Mike Florio stopped by Shepard Smith's show today to explain the Ben Roethlisberger case to Republicans, but first, Shep had to explain the Steve McNair case. Did you know that getting shot in the head is not a crime? » 7/21/09 4:30pm 7/21/09 4:30pm

ESPN Ignoring Biggest Stories Of The Day (IMPORTANT UPDATES)

Without much trouble, you could probably puzzle out what the two most talked about stories are today....but can you also deduce why The Worldwide Leader hasn't mentioned either one? (UPDATES BELOW) » 7/21/09 12:00pm 7/21/09 12:00pm

Ben Roethlisberger Accused Of Sexual Assault

WTAE-Pittsburgh reports that a Nevada casino employee has filed a civil lawsuit against Steeler quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, accusing him of sexual assault. His attorney denies the charge. More tomorrow, obviously, when Feel Good Story Week continues. [WTAE-TV; PFT] » 7/20/09 11:30pm 7/20/09 11:30pm