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.
- Another week, another game Big Ben gets clubbed in his ginormous melon and it goes uncalled. Standard response from the official not paying attention: “Oh, they’re just playing football!” [Tribune-Review]
- Assessing the Steelers’ offense vs. the Bengals [Behind the Steel Curtain]
- Troy Polamalu after the game: “First and foremost, I want to apologize for that play at the end of the game. It was incredibly arrogant and selfish and foolish of me. I represent something bigger than myself, my faith, my family and this team. I’ll try not to let that happen again.” [Observer-Reporter]
- Not to get too far ahead of ourselves here, but Rex Ryan admitted after the game that he thought about benching Mark Sanchez. [Star-Ledger]
Like there was any other candidate for today’s (not-so-)random YouTubage: