Steeler Addicts Member Spotlight:
How long have you been a Steeler fan?
As far back as I can remember
What made you become a fan of the Steelers?
Living in Central PA, and my father's side of the family
Who is your favorite Player currently on the Steelers roster?
Why are they your favorite player?
Ben came out of school in 2004, the same year I graduated college. We are the exact same age (2 months off), and I feel like he is my generations great Steelers QB. Its a neat experience because most of the players now are younger than me at this point. There will never be another player I can relate to on this level again in my lifetime, if that even makes any sense. haha
Who is your favorite Steeler of the past?
I was a big fan of Plaxico Burress growing up. Old school, I would say Rod Woodson, if thats even old school...haha
What is your favorite Steelers memory?
The Superbowl victory in 2005. It was the first of my lifetime, and I enjoyed every second of it. I have so many collectibles from that season its unreal.
What is your favorite sport to watch other than football?
NHL Hockey - Penguins
How did you find Steeler Addicts?
A link someone poster on the Steelers.com boards
Sum up your thoughts on Steeler Addicts in a few sentences?
Its a great place for true Steeler fans to connect and express their love for our team
What do you do for a living?
Customer Service Supervisor for a Transport and Logistics company
What is one thing that might surprise people to know about you?
Thats a tough one. I think Im a pretty upfront person, I dont really hide anything from anyone. haha.
What is one thing that everybody knows you for?
I always have something Steelers related on, whether its a watch, or a hat, or a jersey.
What kind of car or truck do you drive?
2005 Pontiac Vibe (complete with Steelers everything)
If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be?
I wouldnt get so emotional about things (not the Steelers, just life in general)
What are your hobbies & interests outside of posting on SA?
Spending time with my Wife and 13 month old daughter (my little Steeler in training)
Favorite TV show(s)?
I mainly watch whatever sporting events happen to be on..Thank you HD TV.
Favorite gaming console(s) and video game(s)?
XBOX 360 - Sports games mainly
Does your family enjoy watching football with you or do they run and hide when the game is on?
They watch with me, but sometimes I bet they want to run and hide the way I act.
What type of Steelers game day rituals do you do?
Have to have my towel, sit in the same spot every week (as do all my buddys who watch with me)
Your favorite gametime food & beverage?
Buffalo Chicken Dip w/Chicken Biscuits and Yuengling
How many Steeler games have you attended in your lifetime?
At least 8 that I can think of right now
Three Rivers Stadium or Heinz Field?
All at Heinz unfortunately, but I have attended a few Pirates games there.
Immaculate Reception, "The Tackle", or "Immaculate Drive"?
Has to be the Immaculate Drive. What a play. The others are awesome, but for my lifetime its Ben to Holmes
When do you think the Steelers will win #7?
This season. Were just so on right now.
What do you think it will take for them to get back to the Super Bowl?
Just keep doing what they are doing. Lights out D, Bens arm, and minimize mistakes