Steelers host MAC Day Premium Story


By Jim Wexell

Date: Apr 13, 2004

Ben Roethlisberger considered,for about a tenth of a second, the bias NFL personnel men have against players from the small Mid-American Conference.

"That's my knock,coming from the MAC," said the quarterback known as Big Ben."My response is Byron Leftwich, Chad Pennington, Randy Moss. That's all I have to say."

Leftwich, Pennington and Moss, of course, were recent first-round picks out of the MAC.

Yesterday, prospects from two different MAC schools visited the Steelers' practice facility.


  Please sign in or subscribe to read the rest of this story...


You may also:
  • View the FREE SteelCityInsider.net Story Archive
  • Join other fans on the SteelCityInsider.net Forums
  • Return to the SteelCityInsider.net Front Page











  • Related Stories
    Combine Session Report: Defensive Ends
     -by ScoutNFLNetwork.com  Apr 11, 2004
    Babin Ready for the Draft
     -by BroncosIllustrated.com  Apr 23, 2004
    Babin Drafted in the First Round
     -by BroncosIllustrated.com  Apr 24, 2004

    PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
    > Members-only Forums
    > Insider Information
    > Free Agency &
       Draft News
    > Expert Chats

    Sign Up Today!

    Free Email Newsletter
    Don't miss any news or features from SteelCityInsider.net. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
    Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

    Add Players to My HotList
    Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
    DE Jason Babin (profile)
    [View My HotList]
    Add Topics to My HotList
    Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
    Football > Paw Paw HS > Alumni
    Football > Pittsburgh
    [View My HotList]