Monthly Archives: February 2011

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The art of Larry Klukaszewski: Larry is an elementary school teacher who is successfully running his own sports art company, Larry Klu Productions. In November 2007, he left his house one cold night to sell some simple sketches as Christmas … Continue reading

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ESPN’s James Walker and his “Fab 40”

The AFC North blogger has finished the compilation of his top 40 players in the division with numbers 1-4 today: At the number 2 spot again this season – Ben Roethlisberger, quarterback 2010 stats: 3,200 yards, 17 touchdowns, five interceptions … Continue reading

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“More than ever, the NFL is about having a franchise quarterback”

From an article in the Sporting News today: Plenty of teams need one, like the Panthers, Bills, Cardinals, 49ers, Vikings and Titans to name six. For those teams, the NFL Scouting Combine is part of a never-ending quest to find … Continue reading

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The Ben Roethlisberger Foundation at work

From KTAR News in Phoenix, Arizona today: The Phoenix Fire Department’s urban search and rescue team will not go to New Zealand to help with earthquake recovery, but the team still spent Wednesday morning training its search dogs to deal … Continue reading

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Finding ways to stay sharp

…just in case there is an extended lockout by NFL owners – From the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette‘s Ed Bouchette this morning: Hines Ward and Ben Roethlisberger have discussed having some minicamps on their own for the quarterbacks and receivers in the … Continue reading

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“It’s scary how good he can be”

More from NFL Network reporter Albert Breer’s conversation with quarterback coach George Whitfield earlier this week: Whitfield says the focus was on Roethlisberger being more efficient in getting the ball out on time, being better at bringing the ball back … Continue reading

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Brett Keisel: ‘Shearing the Beard’ for a good cause!

“It’s its own entity. He hides everything in there. We go hunting, and he hides his decoys in there.” — Ben. Shear the Beard! Ben’s friend and teammate Brett Keisel has decided that the time is right to Shear the … Continue reading

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Whitfield: A lot of Ben in Cam Newton

From an article/interview by Albert Breer at NFL.com today: Some folks look at Cam Newton and see Vince Young or JaMarcus Russell, the former for his feet, the latter for his arm, and both for their size. But George Whitfield, … Continue reading

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Ben Roethlisberger Football Camp for 2011

“I just can’t say enough how great Ben was with the kids. We had Heath Miller, Brett Keisel & Chris Hoke come and work with the kids and they were great, too. However, when Ben showed up, it was absolutely … Continue reading

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Sunday is ‘report card’ time

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette‘s Gerry Dulac handed out grades for the 2010 Steelers this morning: His grade for the quarterbacks? An A! Considering everything that transpired, Ben Roethlisberger’s on-field performance might have been the best of his career. His command of … Continue reading

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