Just hours after releasing an apology for his idiotic statements last week, the soon-to-be-leaving-ESPN-for-Sirius Smith defended known sexual assaulter Ben Roethlisberger on First Take today. Why, I have no idea as I’ve not been able to find a clip of the entire segment, but regardless defending Big Ben right now might not be the best idea for ole Stephen A. Our pal PFT Commenter caught the moment Smith said “Ben Roethlisberger, to me, has never come across as a bad guy” on the Vines below he posted to Twitter…
— PFTCommenter (@PFTCommenter) July 28, 2014
Tune in to First Take tomorrow where Stephen A. Smith will defend Dov Charney and Terry Richardson.