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Old 12-16-2007, 04:42 PM   #792
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Default Re: Steelers vs. Jaguars Gameday Thread - 12/16/07

Originally Posted by Black@Gold Forever32 View Post
I don't know about you but this team can't switch to the 4-3 over night so that would be a mistake....The biggest need in the off-season is the offensive line...If Tomlin doesn't see that then he needs to be slapped...If the Steelers wanted to switch to the 4-3 they would have to at least draft 3-4 defensive lineman in this upcoming draft.....They would need two more DTs and a Freeney type pass rushing DE.......So the Steelers might switch to the 4-3 in time but it won't be next year....Maybe Tomlin needs to take his hands off the D and just let LeBeau send blitz after blitz....
The problems surfacing now are what I thought might come up earlier - it is Tomlin's team but he was required to keep LeBeau by the Rooneys = IMO they have very different
approaches to D.

Bend but not break is not LeBeau's creed but that is what is being played
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