Originally Posted by i82much
If they hadn't lost Ben, they probably get into the playoffs and from there you never know.
But Batch shouldn't have played THAT bad vs. the Browns. And Leftwich probably shouldn't have been left out to throw lame duck passes after his rib injury.
And really, the Steelers probably
should have had a young-ish QB capable of stepping in if a Ben injury situation arose.
So, excuses or no excuses, the Steelers have nobody to blame but themselves for not planning and executing.