Originally written on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 11/6/14
As Bob Labriola described in his comments after today’s first mini-camp session came to a end, these three days are often analogous to the last three days of school. For the players, many of whom have been through rookie camp and then OTA’s, this is the end before the real fun begins on July 27th. I think it’s a fair assessment by Labriola because many of the players are anxious to return home and even the coaches are ready for a bit of a break before things get serious. As you know, I don’t do a whole lot of ‘Steelers’ News’ as I’m much more into analysis and opinion, but these are my thoughts from the first day of mini-camp… Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was in attendance today although he didn’t participate following his minor knee surgery last week. Video of Roethlisberger chatting with Head Coach Mike Tomlin struck me as Roethlisberger looks noticeably thinner than he did at any time last season. He commented afterward that the surgery went well and had this been the regular ...
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