Originally written October 14, 2012 on SteelerAddicts:
Watching the Steelers this season has been a combination of the Keystone Cops and the Poseidon Adventure. As dramatic as that sounds I’m not sure how else to put it. As if things couldn’t get any worse, and I hesitate on saying that, now we get word that rookie NT Alameda Ta’amu was involved in a police incident during the overnight hours and was charged with DUI, Resisting Arrest, Assault, and Escape among other issues.As reported by Dejan Kovacevic of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review this morning, “The report describes Ta’amu as driving his SUV into several vehicles and at one point threatening police with it.” You can view the full police report here, courtesy of Dejan and Colin Dunlap.As he points out, the Steelers are going to likely act quickly on this in their own investigation. If Ta’amu hasn’t already been in contact with the Rooney’s, Kevin Colbert, and Mike Tomlin by early this morning then I’d be shocked to say the least. There will be more to this story in the coming days...
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