More PR Trouble for Big Ben via SI

Sports Illustrated is running a cover story tomorrow about Ben Roethlisberger and it’s not looking like it’s going to paint a pretty picture of our suspended QB.  According to Deadspin, Sports Illustrated covered all the bases even digging up some buried footage of Big Ben on a motorcycle pre-accident with no helmet and flipping off the camera.  Just when you thought the media coverage on the Big Ben scandal was dying down, this article seems a sure-fire way to revive the Big Ben Bashing Squad.  Somewhere in the ‘Burgh the Rooneys are having a stiff drink on the eve of this release.

Update: The full article is now available on