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birtikidis
04-26-2010, 01:46 PM
having a press conference today? when is it, or did it already happen?

Snatch98
04-26-2010, 02:06 PM
4:00 or 4:30 eastern. I can't remember which...sorry.

birtikidis
04-26-2010, 02:10 PM
4:00 or 4:30 eastern. I can't remember which...sorry.
thanks man. I now know more then I previously did... I'll just watch NFL network from 4:00 - 4:45, then i can go to class.

cruzer8
04-26-2010, 02:15 PM
I thought he was just issuing a written statement?

JAR
04-26-2010, 02:24 PM
Not a PC, a statement and here it is.


The Commissioner’s decision to suspend me speaks clearly that more is expected of me. I am accountable for the consequences of my actions. Though I have committed no crime, I regret that I have fallen short of the values instilled in me by my family. I will not appeal the suspension and will comply with what is asked of me ? and more.

Missing games will be devastating for me. I am sorry to let down my teammates and the entire Steelers fan base. I am disappointed that I have reached this point and will not put myself in this situation again.

I appreciate the opportunities that I have been given in my life and will make the necessary improvements.”

http://www.steelers.com/news/article-1/ ... 62140ddc9a (http://www.steelers.com/news/article-1/Statement-By-Ben-Roethlisberger-Regarding-His-Suspension/43bb2d11-6003-4873-9226-8962140ddc9a)

birtikidis
04-26-2010, 02:32 PM
oh i thought it was a PC.
i'm glad he said something about "not committing a crime" but, i expected a tad bit more.. oh well.

Jigawatts
04-26-2010, 02:37 PM
Just check TMZ, unfortunately you can find a lot of Steelers news there. :|

phillyesq
04-26-2010, 02:56 PM
I didn't really expect too much more. With the current lawsuit pending in NV, he still has to be careful with what he says. The statements that he has released say all the right things, so now we have to hope that he follows through.