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    Exclamation What's missing?

    I'll tell you what I think we are missing:

    1 - The Bus
    2 - Kreider
    3 - A tough OL
    4 - Pass rush!

    OK, I know we won't get Bettis back but he is #1 for a reason, ATTITUDE! This team isn't tough anymore. This team doesn't run people over like Bettis did. You take Kreider and let him hit someone, then you take Bettis and hit them again. Guess what, they don't like that much.....lol And that doesn't even add in Ward getting some shots in.
    Don't get me wrong, I like Parker to an extent. But that is about it. Hate when they run him in the red zone and in short yardage but think he is great between the 20's.
    I agree this OL is one of the worst I've seen the Steelers have.
    I think some of the problems on D stems from the offense not being able to run the ball like we use to. Not all problems but some. Our D plays so much better when we can run the ball and control the clock and tempo. Keyword - TEMPO! Just controlling TOP isn't everything. When you run with power and push the other team around the D reacts to that and does the same.
    If we keep going the way we are going (speed and soft) we need to change the D up to match. We need some cover corners and a DL or two that can rush the QB. I just don't think the way our O and D play compliment each other very well this year.
    And the ST's sucks as always!
    Anyways, just my opinions and really needed to get them off my chest...

    Oh ya, where can I get some of those glasses K???

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    heres whats missing....and his name is gosder lol



    oh and here


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    We need to definitely get our OL together, that would help the team as a whole. It would make Ben and Willie breathe easier having to be back there and it would definitely give the D a much needed rest. We could have longer sustained drives, give Ben more time and Willie better holes to run through. It would also allow us to use our TE's more in the passing game instead of stayin back tryin to pass block. Our DL needs to be younger, everybody who is worth anything is either 30 or close to it.


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    Its a miracle ben and willie have been so successful this year, imagine how good we could be line a line worth something

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    We could be pretty good this year if we just stopped pretending to be a power running team. Spread the field and let Ben, Willie, Holmes and Ward take control. Ben just needs to see the TE or RB when the rush is on him. Take the short passes when needed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Steelersfan View Post
    We could be pretty good this year if we just stopped pretending to be a power running team. Spread the field and let Ben, Willie, Holmes and Ward take control. Ben just needs to see the TE or RB when the rush is on him. Take the short passes when needed.

    Man you hit the nail right on the head. We don't have the traditional big power running back to have a power running game. So we should use what we do have to our best advantage.

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    all of you forgot to mention the fact that bruce arians is gawdawful!
    RIDICULOUSLY good looking...

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    Quote Originally Posted by yinzer View Post
    all of you forgot to mention the fact that bruce arians is gawdawful!
    LOL, I was going to make mention to that, but no sense in beating a dead OC!!

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    One thing about Thursdays night game that i'm looking forward to is see FWP on turf, I'm sure he's licking his chop at that aspect of it. He's been playing on some crappy conditions for the past month.Even if the O line lays down as usual i look forward to Willie making some big plays.

    I think we will finally have a dominating performance this week and should give us a good momentum builder to finish up the season.I'm really looking forward to see Woodley play a whole game...even if he makes mistakes this will help his development considerably.

    Here we go Steelers...Here we go!!

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    Would you settle for 2 out of 4? LOL.

    Im afraid Kreider isn't coming back next year but if they are smart they'll bring him back. Davis has done nothing and inspires toughness in nobody. If Arians has anything to say about it he'll want Davis

    Toughness on the OL and toughness everywhere else, yah you got that right. We need to get back to that intimidating, punch you in the mouth, lay the wood every chance we get, take every shot on you that's as close to rules as you can get and hell I'd be ok with the occasional personal foul if it means we strike fear in somebody's receivers other than Cincy....

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