A quick daily look at what’s happening around Steelers Nation. And consider this your open thread for discussing the days events and, well, anything else that comes to mind about the Black and Gold.
– Former head coach Bill Cowher thinks Ben Roethlisberger is finally starting to show some maturity (hey, it only took six years!). Among the things Cowher said in an interview with the Associated Press: Cowher described how Roethlisberger used to respond to advice about his off-field behavior. “‘But we’re winning games. We’re winning championships,’” Cowher recounted. “‘What do you mean? Isn’t that what we’re here to do?’ ” “Yeah,” Cowher said, “but there’s more to it than that.” “It’s the whole body of work. It’s you as a person, what kind of legacy you want to leave,” he added. “I really think he understands that now.” [Post-Gazette/Associated Press]
– Here’s a nice breakdown of the Byron Leftwich-to-Mike Wallace touchdown from Saturday night. The angle used is a perfect example as to why I love my end zone seats, and why I think games should be broadcast from behind the quarterback … you see everything. [Steelers Depot]
– Trai Essex is a huge Flozell Adams fan. [Post-Gazette]
– And for your random YouTube of the day: Pittsburgh Steelers linebackers doing what they do…