The NFL and its fans had to love the kickoff to the 2009 season. The Pittsburgh Steelers and Tennessee Titans created some violent ballet for five quarters that had most of the nation buzzing till the wee hours of the morning. There were so many storylines for writers to grab hold of and run with, but two things became clear after the game: Ben Roethlisberger is a big-game quarterback of the nth degree and the Titans D-line won't miss a beat without Albert Haynesworth. It was basic, hard-nosed football at its best. Despite this warm, fuzzy feeling of victory, the Steeler Nation does have some cause for concern. So here it is, the good and the bad in week one for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Good 1. Big Ben Does it Again: Roethlisberger recorded his 20th fourth quarter or overtime co ...
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