Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 10/9/12
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So far this season, Ben Roethlisberger has been on a record pace. In the first 3 games he threw for 904 yds, 8 touchdowns and 1 interception. The upgraded offense installed by Todd Haley clearly works in favor of the strengths of Big Ben and over the course of the season is capable of producing offensive numbers we haven’t seen in Pittsburgh in, well, forever. Spreading the ball around to at least 8 different targets per game and getting rid of the ball quickly while still utilizing Ben’s knack for keeping plays alive has served them well.On Sunday at Heinz Field against the Philadelphia Eagles, the Steelers offense showed a different side, one we haven’t seen much of at all this year. The obvious response to that is the running game, but also it showed us that Ben still has the ability to win the close game when things aren’t going as well in the passing game as he’s been used too this season. He’s no stranger to extending plays as we know and that will continue to be useful all ye...
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