Found September 07, 2012 on Gridiron Grit:
This game might just be the most watched nationally televised game in the history of the NFL. Certainly games will only get larger audiences down the road, but the return of arguably the most accomplished quarterback in NFL history is not a bad start to begin with. Brett Favre, Dan Marino and Joe Montana are perceived as just a few of the greatest ever, and yet Manning has more All-Pro (than any QB, ever), Pro-Bowl (same as Favre) and MVP’s than all three of them. Manning’s major neck surgery will have everybody watching in terms of how he will react after taking a few hits from arguably the most well-known defense in all of sports. The Steelers defense has been labeled as “soft, and over” by analyst Warren Sapp and this is a vital challenge and season for Mike London’s Steelers. Dick LeBeau was put into the Pro Football Hall of Fame two seasons ago and while his defense may no longer be the best in the NFL, they are still relevant with three premier players. James Harrison, LaMarr ...
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