Ben Roethlisberger And The NFL's Silly Redemption Debate

Ben Roethlisberger

Is Super Bowl-bound Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, accused in two sexual assaults, a changed man? It’s an irresistible storyline—and irrelevant. What matters is he’s a winner, says Buzz Bissinger.

The most telling moment of last Sunday’s playoff game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New York Jets for the American Football Conference Championship came in the fourth quarter. The Jets were driving to close the score to 24-19. But it was the television shot of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on the sidelines that interested me the most. It was all in the eyes, unmoving, not even a single blink, aimed at a faraway distance only he could see.

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