Found December 18, 2012 on SteelBlitz Steelers Blog:
When Ike Taylor went down with an ankle injury against the Ravens in week 13 the Steelers were able to still beat the Baltimore Ravens. But in that game Anquan Boldin played very well against Cortez Allen, Taylor’s back-up, and scored a touchdown. Charlie Batch’s heroics late were enough to win the game for the Steelers, but there was worry about when Taylor would return. Two more games later and Steeler Nation may for once be ready to give Taylor his due. Ike Taylor has been the top corner for the Steelers for many years, but has never been looked at as a solid player. Fans and analysts have repeatedly shrugged off his success as part of a great defense. In 2011 he had arguably the best season of his career, but when he struggled in the playoffs the criticism returned. His play, outside of that one playoff game, has been consistent into the 2o12 season and he is once again a part of the number one pass defense in the league. Even so he was still not given his due. With his safeties...
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