Originally written on This Given Sunday  |  Last updated 10/18/14
Throughout most of the year, most fans and experts have almost written off the Steelers. With key injuries to Troy, Harrison and a banged up struggling run game, the Steelers were thought to be only a shade of their former selves after a bad loss to the Raiders early on this season.  After 3 straight wins the Steelers have quietly improved to a 5-3 record. With Baltimore now suffering major injuries and cooled off after a quick start the Steelers are once again back in the discussion to win their division. This week the Steelers went to New York and beat the Giants finally getting back into the public eye. While it might a bit of a stretch to call the Steelers a sleeper team but it’s rare that you have heard them being mentioned as one of the elite teams this year. Their offensive line is consistently getting banged up and Troy still hasn’t returned however Big Ben is quietly having an MVP like season. If the Steelers can continue their hot streak and get healthy at the right ...
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