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Posts Tagged ‘Ben Roethlisberger’

Former Super Agent Leigh Steinberg Tests Limits of CredibilityLIVE.com

As anyone who watched the recent Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel report about Leigh Steinberg can attest, the one-time NFL super agent very sadly allowed his credibility to go down the vodka drain. However, he is also the kind of guy who should never be counted out.

Recent bankruptcy filing notwithstanding, Steinberg was a live-feed interview guest this afternoon at Dun & Bradstreet’s credibilityLIVE.com. It’s one small step for a man intent on showing us all the comeback.

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The Thoroughly Post-Modern Pat O’Brien


With the list of fallen sports heroes growing longer by the day, former co-host of The Insider Pat O’Brien has plenty of opportunities on his daily Fox Sports Radio show “Loose Cannons” to reference his infamous 2005 phone sex scandal. Still, his willingness to do so on a regular basis without a hint of embarrassment is both a testament to his Dr. Phil-aided rehabilitation and the odd transparency of the 21st century media horizon.

On today’s edition of the program, a discussion with Steve Hartman and Vic “The Brick” Jacobs quickly segued from Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and a New York Knicks executive (Anuscha Browne Sanders) who won an $11.6 million sexual harassment judgment against the team in 2007 to current Brett Favre problem Jen Sterger, a TV reporter who may have received X-rated communications from the one-time Jet quarterback in 2008.

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