Steeler Addicts Member Spotlight:
How long have you been a Steeler fan? Since I was 5 or 6. My dad took me to a Giants- Steelers preseason game when I was very young, and have been a fan of the black and gold ever since...something like 26 years now...
What made you become a fan of the Steelers? Don't know really... I was young. Maybe I liked the uniforms, or maybe I was impressed by the stories my dad told me of the players I was seeing on the field at the game mentioned earlier.
Who is your favorite Player currently on the Steelers roster? Troy Polamalu
Why are they your favorite player? He plays with a smart, controlled aggression and is not afraid to throw himself around for the good of the team.
Who is your favorite Steeler of the past? Jack Lambert
What is your favorite Steelers memory? Since I don't really remember the first time I saw them, I think it's probably the Thursday night game my dad took me to. It was the Jets and Steelers...Steelers won, of course...
What is your favorite sport to watch other than football? Hockey (Go NJ Devils!)
How did you find Steeler Addicts? Searched for a Steelers message board and found this one
Sum up your thoughts on Steeler Addicts in a few sentences? It's addicting! Really though, it's a great place to visit and talk Steeler football with other fans who understand what being a Steeler fan is all about.It's also a great place to talk about movies, pets, music, whatever when the Steelers are in the off season. Everyone I've met here is awesome.
What do you do for a living? Correctional Officer
What is one thing that might surprise people to know about you? I have aspirations to write children's books. Got a character, stories, drawings and everything...Just need a buyer...
What is one thing that everybody knows you for? Used to be a Soldier in the US Army. 11 years as Military Police, 9 of which as a K9 handler., DIE HARD Steelers fan...
What kind of car or truck do you drive? 2000 Pontiac Trans Am WS.6 and on inclement weather days a Saturn L200
If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be? Not so shy when meeting new people in person
What are your hobbies & interests outside of posting on SA? Playing guitar
Favorite TV show(s)? The Big Bang Theory now, the Muppet Show back then...
Favorite gaming console(s) and video game(s)? PS3 and the God of War series
Does your family enjoy watching football with you or do they run and hide when the game is on? Only my son. My wife HATES football season because I get so emotional and angry with the Steelers
What type of Steelers game day rituals do you do? I try to wear the appropriate color jersey for the day
Your favorite gametime food & beverage? Land Shark Beer
How many Steeler games have you attended in your lifetime? 3 or 4 I think
Three Rivers Stadium or Heinz Field? Giants Stadium (It's all I know)
Immaculate Reception, "The Tackle", or "Immaculate Drive"? How about the Immaculate Interception!
When do you think the Steelers will win #7? Very near future
What do you think it will take for them to get back to the Super Bowl? Cohesive offensive line, a health Ben and keeping that Defense together!