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Old 10-12-2012, 09:52 AM   #21
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Default Re: Ben about to pass Terry in yards

Originally Posted by maddog78 View Post
And a wall of protection like Brady used to get before this year at least. My dad used to marvel how big the pocket was for Terry.

In TB's defense, it was much harder to throw back then. Rules changes have helped modern QB's immensely.
Yes, the rules were different then. They favored the defesne more then. Knocking out and body slamming the QB. Knocking the WR down before the ball arrives etc.
Plus, Steelers as most teams were a running team first too.
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