Tag:Ernie Holmes
Posted on: August 2, 2011 10:22 am

The Steelers way

In 1973, the Steelers starting defensive tackle went on a shooting rampage, shooting at random passing trucks on the Ohio Turnpike.  When the police arrived, he began shooting at them as well, leading them on a high speed chase.  One police officer was wounded by his gunfire.

Upon his arrest, Saint Rooney paid his bail, paid for his lawyer, and started him week one the following season.

THAT is the Steeler way
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