April 22, 2010
By special guest writer, AJ Barravechio When you think of the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line, what comes to mind? Due to the image that has been portrayed for years now, it probably makes you think of sacks upon sacks. While this does appear to be a major problem for the Steelers, who is to be blamed for this? The line themselves? The quarterback that is heralded as “elite?” The coaching staff and their schemes? While it is easy to believe that the line should bear the full burden of protecting the quarterback, sometimes we have to look closely at the situation in order to discover the truth.
It seems that for the past four years, national as well as local media have been calling for the Steelers to draft an offensive lineman in the first round of the NFL Draft. Many mock drafts have been shown with Pittsburgh (read more…)