Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/24/14
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The number seven has much significance in the city of Pittsburgh. There are many connections, large and small, good and bad, obvious and not-so-obvious. Regardless of their nature, all these connections are pointed at the most important seven, Super Bowl Championship No. 7. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger wears number seven. The team misses him, as they are win less since his injury. Stuck at six wins, the team that had done so well without their star QB in recent history, now needs No. 7 to get healthy quick, if they are going to get to win No. 7.  Charlie Batch, whose jersey number 16, has digits that add up to seven, was part of an awful seven turnover performance against the Cleveland Browns, which lead fans to having a seven letter feeling stuck in their guts, disgust.… Read more
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