Prosecution’s Sexual Assault Case Against Ben Roethlisberger Looks Strong

Even though I’ve commented on the sexual assault investigation of Ben Roethlisberger on my weekend shows at Sporting News Radio, I elected to wait for more details before writing a post on the matter here at LBS. Before too many details emerged, I said that Big Ben was stupid for putting himself in a bad situation (drinking with college students), and even dumber for not realizing how carefully he needs to watch himself given his pending rape case (that seemed bogus to me because a criminal suit was never filed). Regardless of the facts of the current case, both of the aforementioned statements still hold true, especially considering this is Ben’s third offseason event of concern (don’t forget his motorcycle crash). Now that more reported details are emerging, it appears as if the prosecutors will have a reason to press charges. Per a report by KDKA:

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