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Steelers president Art Rooney II weighs in on Ben Roethlisberger's six-game suspension, and the rumors Pittsburgh is looking to trade its franchise quarterback.
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I'd like to start by saying that I agree and support the decision the commissioner made today. In the disciplined for Ben Roethlisberger. I've made the comments last week that the believe that this upon. Was appropriate in this case and we were prepared to impose discipline mr. commissioner felt it was appropriate to go that way. But I recognize that the commissioner. General or addresses these types of situations under the league's personal conduct policy. And you support the level of discipline and and the plans for professional violation of potentially fall. The commissioner and the or on the call together and then discussed with pandemic commissioner informed him one always involved and and so way I've not had a chance to discuss a suspect call. But obviously we've a number of conversations. Over the past several weeks and -- knows that the his intent here is two to follow the program that the -- commissioners at Elton and -- you know it's our hope and our expectations. That's what he's gonna do. We we really can't answer questions about trades. Particularly this coming year and we we go and every draft with the idea that we're gonna do anything we can to you know to make. To make our team a better football team and so we've we've just two. To stick with -- Not discussed trade and advance.