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Hero of The GameAfter a taking a shot in the mouth last Sunday Night from Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Big Ben Roethlisberger had fire in their hearts and green in their eyes. In a game where both defenses were aggressive only one offense managed to produce highlights, yards and points, the Pittsburgh Steelers. Looking to right the wrongs of week one, the Roethlisberger led Steelers bullied the the New York Jets defense averaging over five yards a play.Though typically the Steelers are a power running football team, they may be developing into a power passing football team. I counted six plays throughout the game where Jet defenders had clear shots on Roethlisberger but were bushed aside as "Big Ben" fired strikes, including a 37 yard td strike to wide out Mike Wallace early in the third quarter to break the game open.An efficient and impactful performance from "Big Ben" shredding the New York Jets, going 24 of 31, 275 yards,...
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