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Old 12-29-2012, 11:51 PM   #21
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Had the Steelers not passed him up in the draft, the 80's could have been totally different for them...
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Old 12-30-2012, 12:52 AM   #22
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please don't tell me that you think Alex Smith is anywhere near as good as Ben, because he isn't...
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If I was going to trade BR it wouldn't be for Griffin. If Peyton Manning was younger I would do that trade. I would trade him for Aaron Rodgers.

Retired QBs(1980's and on)l would trade for are as follows...

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that's exactly what I was going to post if no one else had said it...nobody.

Ben is our QB, I'm willing to sink or swim and live or die with him.


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please don't tell me that you think Alex Smith is anywhere near as good as Ben, because he isn't...
Roethlisberger is the most overrated player in the NFL after Terrell Suggs.

He is replaceable don't kid yourselves.

Alex Smith won't win games by himself (although he was awesome last year in the playoffs) but he won't lose games by himself either.

I would rather have an effective passer than a poor man's Brett Favre who shits on his coaches to the media.
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Roethlisberger is the most overrated player in the NFL after Terrell Suggs.

He is replaceable don't kid yourselves.

Alex Smith won't win games by himself (although he was awesome last year in the playoffs) but he won't lose games by himself either.

I would rather have an effective passer than a poor man's Brett Favre who shits on his coaches to the media.
Your out of your mind. I you would trade Ben for Alex Smith? That's just insane to me and I gurentee you would be the first person calling for Smiths head after his first year as a Steeler
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Roethlisberger is the most overrated player in the NFL after Terrell Suggs.

He is replaceable don't kid yourselves.

Alex Smith won't win games by himself (although he was awesome last year in the playoffs) but he won't lose games by himself either.

I would rather have an effective passer than a poor man's Brett Favre who shits on his coaches to the media.
^He's basically saying he wants 90's football
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Ben has won here ... so replacing him would be stupid. Now replacing his coaches (including Tomlin) now that would make sense.

A lot of people don't realize that Ben DETACHED a rip from the bone. I want people here to tear a rip and try to throw anything let alone a football at the NFL level.

Yes he made some bad throws but I'm not throwing him under the bus yet. He clearly needs better coaching and a legit running game. Our RB's sucked this year.
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