Originally Posted by kent
Ben definitely made some mistakes this year that lost some games. He just didn't seem to have that late game magic of the past. No doubt in my mind though that he will return to form this year. He is a leader or men and it's nice to see how he's matured over his career on and off the field.
He did at the beginning of the season but not the 2nd half. I would sum that up to his shoulder and ribs were still hurting him.
Not an excuse overall, just why I think he lost that magic towards the end this year.