Originally written on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 11/5/14

CINCINNATI - DECEMBER 27:Todd Haley, head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs reacts to his teams play against the Cincinnati Bengals in their NFL game at Paul Brown Stadium December 27, 2009 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by John Sommers II/Getty Images)
One of members on the steeleraddicts.com forums had posted a thread this morning about Todd Haley and why is he seemingly getting so much love for really not having done a whole lot to merit it. In the very first response, much of the discussion centered not on  Todd Haley, but on the now-departed Bruce Arians. This of course elicited a less than positive response from the thread’s author about the topic being about ‘Haley’ and not ‘Arians.’ My feeling on this issue? Get used to it Steeler fans. Comparisons are human nature espcially in the world of competitive sports. High school quarterbacks are compared to their predecessors as are coaches and general managers in the professional ranks. This situation will be no different. If you were able to have a private moment with Mike Tomlin and you had one shot at a meaningful, purposeful answer and not the usual ‘coach-speak,’ what would he tell you about the switch at offensive coordinator? He would tell you point blank that the switch w...
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