I missed this on Monday, but according to Gerry Dulac, some players did not get the defensive call on the Willis McGahee TD run that tied the score at 7-7. Linebacker James Farrior said the call wasn\’t relayed fast enough because linebacker coach Keith Butler had a headset malfunctioned.
Andrew Chiappazzi has a story in the Beaver County Times about the maturation of inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons and how he is realizing his potential.Veteran linebacker James Farrior thinks it is just his maturity and him growing up a little bit.
Gerry Dulac wrote about how giving up the game winning touchdown has been tough on the Steelers defense and how the Ravens used max protection at the right time against the called blitz to pick it up.
Bob Labriola and Tunch Ilkin break down some of the key plays from the Steelers 17-14 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Steelers.com.
Dale Lolley has blogged some bye week notes on the Steelers including a nugget that running back Rashard Mendenhall is one of just three backs in the league averaging over 100 yards rushing per game.