Dan Rooney is coming home for good.
Timothy McNulty of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reporting on Thursday that Rooney will resign as U.S. ambassador to Ireland on Friday after serving three plus years in Dublin. The move has been expected to be coming for some time now.
The 80-year-old Steelers chairman emeritus returned to the US just last week after learning about the sudden of his daughter Rita Rooney Conway which forced him to be unavailable to assist US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on her visit to Dublin.
During his time in Ireland Rooney has also played a big part Read more [...]