Ben Roethlisberger's redemption

Updated: January 23, 2011, 6:27 PM ET
By LZ Granderson | ESPN.com

There are two words in the English language that the sports world just can't seem to get right.

The first is "ironic," which often gets confused with "coincidental."

The second is "redemption," which often gets confused with "The guy who got in trouble in the offseason is playing really well now."

I don't know, maybe it's laziness, maybe it's the by-product of our decaying education system or maybe we misuse the word "redemption" because it makes ...

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