Ben Roethlisberger Haircut: Should Charges Be Filed? (PHOTOS)

06/13/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Ben Roethlisberger received some good news yesterday when Georgia officials decided not to file sexual assault charges against the Steelers quarterback. Since then, Big Ben has been bashed from all directions, but the most damaging development from Monday may have been self-inflicted.

Roethlisberger gave a brief public statement last night, and many were shocked to see the quarterback displaying long, slicked back hair and a heaping helping of facial stubble. Considering the stakes of the statement, the sight was quite unexpected. Today, however, Roethlisberger is in New York to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, and he is brandishing a new haircut. Ben 2.0's hair is cut much more closely, and while it is difficult to tell for sure from TMZ's footage, it appears he shaved as well. Scroll down to take a look. Which is better?