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Former Steelers RB Immediately Backtracks After Calling Ben Roethlisberger Racist


It's been a while since positive news came out of Pittsburgh, and it looks like the streak will continue. 

Former Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall got in on the controversy when he tweeted about quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being racist. It all stemmed from his insinuation that there was more to the story of Antonio Brown not playing his final game.

A few hours later, Mendenhall came back to clarify his comments. 

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Things were so much simpler, and less misconstrued, before athletes had Twitter.