Originally Posted by Dook
Like Alan Faneca said, I don't think the fault is all Ben's. We were trying to throw the ball over 30 times a game with hurt and rookie WR's and an OL that is poor in pass protection and exceptional in run blocking.
We got away from what we were good at and tried to get fancy. That's why we lost 3 in a row.
Ding, ding, ding- we have a winner!
I believe the team meeting that Cowher had with the guys earlier this week really did the trick. If you will recall, he held a team meeting when the team was 7-5 last season going into Week 13 and we all know what happened after that pow-wow.