Athletes involved in motorcycle accidents

Updated: June 12, 2006, 7:29 PM ET
Associated Press

The NFL's standard player contract prohibits any activity involving "significant risk of personal injury" -- outside of playing football. But many prominent athletes continue to ride motorcycles anyway, despite the personal risk and the possibility of losing salary. Recent accidents involving NFL players and other athletes:

• 2006: Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was badly injured in a motorcycle crash Monday morning and undergoing surgery. He was in serious but stable ...

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