Monthly Archives: April 2012

“Big Ben pleased with O-line picks”

“I’m excited! You know, at least on paper, it looks awesome. But, you never know until you take the field and the bullets start flying. I’m really excited. We got some good guys on offense and defense to help add … Continue reading

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Family Support

Ben’s cousins, Taylor, Ty, Tori and Tera showing their support in 2004… and again in 2012 (that’s Ty on the left, then Taylor, Tori and Tera)! “In 2004 when Ben was drafted, they wore their jerseys for our Christmas photo … Continue reading

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Foundation News: Graduation Day for Pittsburgh K-9s

From KDKA – Channel 2 this evening: Four police dogs showed off their training Friday during their graduation ceremony at the Canine Training Center on Washington Boulevard. Three of the German shepherds, funded by Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s foundation, demonstrated … Continue reading

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After the Draft…

“I’m willing to do whatever the team asks of me, whether that’s play right away or sit. I want to talk to Tommy and Charlie a little bit about what’s going on. Whatever they’re willing to help me with, I’m … Continue reading

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Draft Day Memories

April 24, 2004: A long day at the NFL Draft for the future Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback… “I was in New York. I had my mom and dad with me, my sister was there and my agent. My college coach at … Continue reading

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New York State Police welcome a new member to Troop K

“State police in the Hudson Valley say they’re getting a new bloodhound, thanks to Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.” — From the article below. From the Wall Street Journal today: This dog don’t hunt, but it will track down criminals … Continue reading

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Saturday Night at the Symphony

Ben and his family spent the evening at Heinz Hall listening to the musical selections of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s “Do You Hear the People Sing” concert: Went to the Pittsburgh Pops Symphony on Saturday night! Wow, what an amazing … Continue reading

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Tuesday: News, Notes, Quotes & Pics

From Steelers.com, reporting on the start of the team’s voluntary workouts: While some veterans continue to work out on their own as they have in the past, Brown was impressed when one of the first players he saw in the … Continue reading

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Opening Day at Yankee Stadium

Ben and Willie Colon enjoy the sights and sounds of the New York Yankees Home Opener today: Here they are posing with Yankees skipper Joe Girardi on the field during batting practice. Ben also sent photos of his view of … Continue reading

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2012 Ben Roethlisberger Football Camp

“I just want to say how impressed I was with all the interaction that Ben had with the kids – the way he went out of his way to make it special for them. In addition to signing all the … Continue reading

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