Ben Roethlisberger: Soul Searching In Steelers Nation

March 14, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

What’s more important, winning championships or having a high character team?
One hopes that the two mesh nicely together, but what is the right answer when you have to overlook serious character flaws to field a championship team? 
Is it then worth it?
I’ve seen a lot of comments saying that Ben Roethlisberger should settle out of court and move on. There is plenty of wisdom in that for him.
But at what point do we as the fan base refuse to move on?
He’s not being accused of a minor misdemeanor here. We are not talking jaywalking. In both cases, he is being accused of serious criminal activity—one of the worst imaginable crimes and also one of the hardest to prosecute.
As plenty of people have pointed out, we don’t know exactly what happened. But this sounds bad. When Roethlisberger has to resort to the “she fell” defense, we have plenty of cause for concern.
His initial story sounded absurd. A...

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