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By Matthew Marczi Every championship-caliber team needs to have certain players that they know they can count on to get the job done on a consistent basis, without whom those championship aspirations can disappear in a hurry. The Pittsburgh Steelers may have lost a number of such players in recent years, players with multiple championship rings, and they are still waiting for the next generation of leaders by example to step up. But they still have a solid group of players that they know can be relied upon, assuming they are healthy. Of course, everybody falters once in a while, but generally speaking, when the team has succeeded in recent years, the following five players have generally had a hand in creating that success. Ben Roethlisberger: It starts at the top, of course. No individual piece is more important to a championship team than the franchise quarterback, and the Steelers are fortunate to have had one for the past decade. Ben Roethlisberger led the Steelers to the AFC Ch...
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