Steelers owner and chairman Dan Rooney has long wanted American football to be played on Irish grounds. Rooney is of course, is the former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland. Rooney stepped down from the position in December of last year.
Ben Roethlisberger is now coming out and saying that he would be behind a Steelers game in Dublin.
“I would like it for him. That’s how much he means to me and I think everyone on our team would say that. Even if guys said they would never want to play in London, 100 percent of the guys on our team would say they would play in Dublin for Mr Rooney. I’d do it for him.”