Monthly Archives: June 2013

Ben’s Football Camp – Day 1

“My biggest thing is I always say I emphasize three things – teamwork, sportsmanship and having fun. So, to me, that’s what it’s about and as I ride by the kids are all waving and stuff and I try to … Continue reading

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“My dad is my hero”

From the article, “Steelers players share thoughts on their dads” by Teresa Varley, at Steelers.com this Father’s Day morning! “My dad is my hero. I want to be half the father he was to me. He means everything to me. … Continue reading

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Steelers 2013 Training Camp Schedule

From Teresa Varley, Steelers.com: The Steelers will officially kick off their 2013 season when the team reports to training camp on Friday, July 26, at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pa. This will be the 48th year the Steelers will … Continue reading

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Hey @_BigBen7 Twitter followers!

Would you like to win free tickets to the Kenny Chesney concert at Heinz Field next weekend, June 22nd? Just follow @heinzfield for details on how you can enter!! That’s right, Heinz Field has it’s own Twitter account! You’ll get … Continue reading

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Ben’s knee, post-surgery: “It feels great!”

“People said why not earlier. Well, we wanted to try to see if we could manage. I’d come in on Tuesday to practice and it would feel good, and by Thursday, it was almost like a tire was slowly losing … Continue reading

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The Ben Roethlisberger Foundation at The Giving Back Fund announces the new grant guidelines for the 2013 grant cycle

This marks the seventh grant cycle for the Ben Roethlisberger Foundation. The majority of the grants distributed will help K-9 units to purchase dogs and dog safety vests, but other types of needs are also considered. The Foundation will be … Continue reading

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Boys and Girls Club to Honor Big Ben

Ben will be presented with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America “National Champion of Youth Award” during their 36th annual Golf Classic at Sewickley Heights Golf Club on Monday, June 10th. From Larissa Dudkiewicz, editor at Sewickley Patch: Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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Photos from Sunday’s event

The Second Annual Ben Roethlisberger Foundation Fundraiser rocked the house on Sunday evening at Jergel’s Rhythm Grille, which benefited the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Pennsylvania and Southern West Virginia as well as K-9 Police and Fire Units across the country. … Continue reading

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Sign your future NFL star up this week!

“We took our granddaughter, age 12, and our grandson, age 7, to Ben’s Youth Camp. What organized chaos! It was an awesome experience for both. Both caught Ben’s passes. They talked about the camp all the way back to Northern … Continue reading

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Big Ben: Minor surgery on his knee today

“Earlier today, Ben had minor surgery on his right knee that was the result of slight discomfort this offseason. We advised him to get the surgery done to ensure he will be completely healthy for the start of training camp. … Continue reading

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