Found November 22, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
By Luke Nicholson When Pittsburgh Steelers fans think about the Cleveland Browns, they might think of those ugly brown jerseys worn by dog-masked fans wielding chew bones.  Some might wonder how a single team can destroy the careers of four quarterbacks (Tim Couch, Charlie Frye, Brady Quinn, and Colt McCoy) in just over a decade.  Still others may reminisce about James Harrison’s epic body slam of a Browns fan running across the field.  Those thoughts, however, should funnel toward the lone Cleveland player who, for the past seven years, has caused more hair loss among Steeler Nation than Read more [...]
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