Originally written on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 4/8/13
In the calendar year of 2013, the Pittsburgh Steelers have had two players in trouble with the law. Both were rookies last season and both have met different fates to this point. Many have already asked why? Why are these two guys who both committed egregious acts away from the game treated differently by the Steelers? I have to ask you first to take off your black ‘n gold colored glasses because in order to be objective and in order to accept the truth you must not think as though our team can do no wrong. Back on October 14th of 2012, rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta’amu  was arrested in Pittsburgh for several incidents including driving under the influence and aggravated assault. During his ‘drive’ that early morning he also swiped several parked vehicles and injured a person in one of them. Last week, Ta’amu agreed to a plea deal and was sentenced to 18 months probation, 150 hours of community service and must serve four days in a DUI housing program. As of this writing, he is stil...
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