Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 9/6/12

KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 22: Wide receiver Mike Wallace #17 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs with the ball during NFL action against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on November 22, 2009 in Kansas City, Missouri. The Chiefs defeated the Steelers 27-24. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)
Something that former Steelers Head Coach Bill Cowher used to day, “get a hat on a hat”, is probably embedded in the minds of Steeler fans for all of eternity. We heard it so many times it was like a broken record, but he preached doing so because of the importance of beating your man, taking care of your responsibility on the field. Doing so leads to success, plain and simple. Football is a team game, all 11 guys doing their part, but in the end it’s a battle of attrition; who wants it more. When the Steelers travel to Denver for the season opener, the one on one matchups are going to be as important as ever. For the record, Mike Wallace, Antonio Brown, Max Starks, and Marcus Gilbert aren’t the only ones who have important matchups this weekend. Everybody’s job is important but these 4 especially are what we’ll focus on for now. Mike Wallace mentioned after practice how difficult it is to play against Champ Bailey. You have to be on your game and practice hard. Bailey has been in t...
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