Steelers Reportedly Appeal $75K Fine over Ben Roethlisberger Injury Report

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Steelers Reportedly Appeal $75K Fine over Ben Roethlisberger Injury Report
Steelers Reportedly Appeal $75K Fine over Ben Roethlisberger Injury Report

The Pittsburgh Steelers are appealing the NFL's $75,000 fine for "not accurately listing quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on their injury report before their Week 2 matchup against the Seattle Seahawks," according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Per that report, the Steelers didn't disclose that Roethlisberger had an injured elbow, instead listing him as "not injury related." But Roethlisberger left that game early with the injury and had surgery the following week that is expected to cost him the remainder of the 2019 campaign. The Steelers are contending that the fine is unfair. It's been a strange season in Pittsburgh. When Roethlisberger was lost for the year, the team was already 0-2, and lost its

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