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Roethlisberger repays Detroit with K-9 cops

by Pat Coate | October 15, 2009
"This grant will provide our officers additional resources to protect the citizens of Detroit."
- Warren Evans, police chief

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is donating two K-9 unit dogs to Detroit -- the city where he won the first of his two Super Bowl rings.

Roethlisberger, who will be in town Sunday to play the Lions at Ford Field, will pay for two dogs that will replace a pair of retiring dogs from the Detroit Police Department at the end of the year.

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