Ideal scenario for Ben Roethlisberger

Steelers' fast start likely eliminates any lingering bitterness among fan base

Originally Published: October 13, 2010
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

What makes Ben Roethlisberger's return to Heinz Field easier is how his teammates had his back.

The Steelers' 3-1 start sets up the perfect way for Roethlisberger to be received by Pittsburgh fans when he makes his 2010 debut Sunday against the Cleveland Browns in Week 6. Had the Steelers gone 1-3, fans and teammates probably would have held it against Roethlisberger, and rightfully so.

Roethlisberger's selfishness off the field left Pittsburgh vulnerable to a bad start. Now, ...

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