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Old 02-07-2013, 03:40 AM   #42
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Default Re: Ben Roethlisberger is our John Elway

Originally Posted by nikstar View Post
Aren't game winning drives what it's all about? Any team can keep it close, but having that player who can win the game is what makes them great.

Without Ben's 2008 Superbowl winning drive we would still be waiting for "one for the other hand".

Isn't Elway Big Ben's Idol? The reason he wears number 7? Let's hope he's not satisfied with the same about of Superbowls.
Winning games is what is all about. I think Steeler Nation would enjoy a few Sundays next year with a solid lead in the 4th quarter. Vinny Testaverde is 7th all-time in 4th QTR comebacks but I don't think many people would have him rated as the 7th best quarterback.

Ben had to throw a Superbowl touchdown sooner or later it's just part of the game. Hard to imagine a player of his caliber being shut out in back to back Superbowls. He just squeaked in under the wire.

Let's hope the Steelers draft the next Terrell Davis in round 6 this year.
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