Originally written on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 11/4/14

CINCINNATI - SEPTEMBER 27: Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws a pass during the NFL game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on September 27, 2009 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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Former Pittsburgh Steelers guard Alan Faneca wasn't a big fan of having quarterback Ben Roethlisberger start early on during his rookie season, and he wasn't shy about telling the media that he wasn't excited about doing it prior to the team playing the Miami Dolphins in Week 3 of that year. "Exciting?" Faneca said. "No, it's not exciting. Do you want to go work with some little young kid who's just out of college?" Roethlisberger of course led the Steelers to a win in not only that game, but a 15-1 record as well. Faneca was reminded of those comments on Thursday when he was interviewed Read more [...]
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