The Pittsburgh Steelers legal problems were escalated and brought to the public’s attention when Ben Roethlisberger faced a civil suit in 2008 for allegedly sexually assaulting Andrea McNulty in a hotel room while attending a celebrity golf tournament.
Since then the organization has had a number of problems with the law and running back Chris Rainey is the latest victim.
Rainey was arrested and charged with one count of simple battery (dating violence) according to NFL.com.
The police received a call at 8:26 am ET about a verbal altercation between Rainey and his girlfriend that turned physical. .
“Witnesses told officers that Rainey and the victim got into an argument over Rainey’s cellphone. The female victim entered the vehicle of Rainey’s roommate, and Rainey confronted her on the passenger side of the vehicle, and began pulling her out of the vehicle,” the statement read.… Read more