Mike Bires reports that safety Troy Polamalu may have been called upon to carry the football this past Monday night had Rashard Mendenhall went down late as backups Mewelde Moore and Isaac Redman were sidelined with concussions.
Steelers linebacker James Harrison talked to Jon Burton on 93.7 The Fan about the upcoming games against the Patriots.
John Harris wrote about how the Steelers defense is bending a lot late in games but often times coming up with big stops at the end.
On the flip side, Jason Vida of ESPN looks at the numbers allowed by the Steelers defense in the 4th quarter.
Ed Bouchette looks at the success that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has had against the Steelers in his career.
If you missed Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis running into a fire hydrant last night it is a must see. I could watch Falcons running back Michael Turner buckle the knees of Lewis all day long.