Found October 17, 2013 on Black and Gold Forever:
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We all know how the season started for the Steelers, and perhaps a big reason why was the ugly shot of bad luck we experienced on the Steelers first drive of the game week one against the Tennessee Titans. Pulling to the left, guard David DeCastro inexplicably decided to dive at Maurkice Pouncey's blocked opponent without looking. DeCastro's full weight went right into the side of Pouncey's right knee, tearing both his ACL and MCL ligaments. It was yet another season-ending injury for Pouncey, who has been superb in his playing time but has missed so many games already to serious injuries. One of those games was Super Bowl XLV, a game the Steelers lost. Speaking to Steelers.com today, Pouncey was asked about his recovery time. "They're telling me I'm ahead of schedule, but they have to tell me sometimes to crank it down [because I've] got a long time [to wait] to get all the way back." So that means he can attend meetings wit...
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