So it is with my jaded view of the world that I address the Ben Roethlisberger – Emmanuel Sanders feud. Sanders said that his new quarterback, Peyton Manning, is a much better leader than his old quarterback, Big Ben. And thus the verbal jousting began, feathers flexed, talons out.
Fumbling with feelings the way the Steelers fumbled the football, I reach for the metaphysical answers to a physical game. The Steelers sucked. Sometimes the simple trumps the romantic.
Mayor Bloomberg unfurled a Steelers “Terrible Towel” at the New York Public Library on Thursday, making good on his bet with Pittsburgh’s mayor after the Jets lost to the Steelers in the AFC championship.