Originally written on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 11/11/14
When things aren’t going the way you want them to for extended periods of time it becomes very easy to get pessimistic. Criticizing becomes almost too easy and finding people to blame becomes as easy shooting fish in a barrel. I know I fell into this category during the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers’ season of tumult which has seen our beloved black ‘n gold go 8-8 and miss the playoffs. Knowing they aren’t playing this weekend is just bizarre. I don’t know any other way to put it. With that said, there were some things to be optimistic about and some positives that I believe this team can build around. There were some obviously great performances like Heath Miller and Shaun Suisham but here are a few that didn’t get quite the recognition. Cortez Allen – Under most circumstances, I would have led off with Keenan Lewis here because he had a very nice season himself but I’m not so sure he’ll be back. Lewis is a free agent who may have priced himself too high for the Steelers. That’s where A...
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