Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 12/27/13
By Matthew Marczi I was surprised to hear how many people expressed outrage over Ben Roethlisberger being ‘snubbed’ when it came to the team voting Antonio Brown the team MVP for the 2013 season. Had they forgotten how poorly he took care of the football during the first quarter of this season? There was no bigger contributor to the first month goose egg than Roethlisberger’s lack of discipline with the football during the month of September, so despite how well he may have played since then, it has to be a critical factor when considering a year-long acclamation like this. On the other hand, Brown has literally been the model of consistency. He and Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon, are attempting to become just the second and third players in the history of the National Football League to finish a season with at least five receptions for 50 yards in every game played. During that rough first four-game stretch, Roethlisberger attempted 162 passes, completing 103 for 1231
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