Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette earlier today that he will not perform in the middle of the season if his wife, Ashley Harlan, gives birth to their baby on a Sunday this autumn. "I'm not missing the birth of my child," said Roethlisberger, 30, who the Steelers took 11th overall out of Miami University in the 2004 NFL Draft. "There's no chance. I know some fans probably don't want to hear that, but there's no chance."
Happy Birthday: Chris Cooley July 11, 1982 - Christopher Ken "Chris" Cooley is an American football tight end for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Redskins in the third round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played college football at Utah State. keepinitrealsports.tumblr.com keepinitrealsports.wordpress.com facebook.com/pages/KeepinitRealSports/250933458354216 Mobile- m.keepinitrealsports.com
Bob Sanders | Sanders played defensive back for the Iowa Hawkeyes from 2000 to 2003. He ranks seventh in career tackles with 348. In 2001 Sanders had 25 tackles in a game against Indiana, which is the fourth best single game total at Iowa. Sanders also led the nation in forced fumbles and led the Big Ten in recovered fumbles. In his senior year at Iowa Sanders was named second team All-American. Sanders was the 44th overall pick in the 2004 NFL Draft, he went to the Indianapolis Colts.
Bethlehem Baptist Church: Youth PastorRev. Carlos M. Francis graduated from Texas Tech University in December, 2003 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise and Sport Science. He was drafted in the 2004 NFL Draft and served for 4 seasons. Most recently Carlos graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters in Christian Education.Carlos and his wife, Martisha, reside in Arlington, TX and have one son Carlos II, and daughter Carlee.
Andy Reid and Donovan McNabb, Eagles The Eagles and Andy Reid made Donovan McNabb the No. 2 overall pick in the 1999 draft and were rewarded with one of the winningest decades in NFL history. Over the next 10 years, Reid and McNabb combined to win 92 games, but are often remembered for their on-again, off-again relationship. The tandem reached its peak in 2004 when the Eagles advanced to the Super Bowl.