By Don DelcoOriginally published at The Orange And Brown Report
By now, Im sure youve heard all the excuses by fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Ben Roethlisberger was hurt.
Byron Leftwich was hurt.
Troy Polamolu was hurt.
Antonio Brown was hurt.
Mike Adams is a starting offensive tackle.
The Steelers typically play down to their competition.
Youre not going to win when your running backs keep fumbling.
By now, Im sure you can think of all the things to nit pick about how the Browns played.
Unable to put the game away early.
Unable to put the game away late.
Too many holding penalties.
Inconsistent play from the quarterback.
Predictable play calling.
By now, and until the next time the Browns play the Steelers on Dec. 30, the only thing that matters is that on Sunday, the Browns scored more points than the Steelers.
I talked to all of our rookies and I said to the rookies, You are all 1-0 against Pittsburgh. When you play a rivalry game, youre trying to get some tr...