Patriots Remain Steelers’ Main Obstacle In Attempt To Repeat


Published: April 23, 2009


... decade.

The Patriots have dominated the new millenium with a winning percentage of .720, set the record for most consecutive wins, and were a fluke, one-handed catch away from winning Super Bowl XLII and completing a perfect 19-0 season.

Last season, they lost their best player—maybe the best player in the league—Tom Brady, in the first quarter of the very first game of the year. They still managed to go 11-5 and nearly made the playoffs.

Simply put, the Patriots have the best talent in the league, the best coach in the league, a winning attitude, and unmatched postseason success. 

When Brady is healthy, the Patriots win—That's what they do.

With Brady back, New England is once again favored to win the Super Bowl this season. And, they have the Steelers' number.

Actually, they seem to have every teams' number, but they have been a painful thorn in Pittsburgh's side throughout their decade of dominance.

In 2001, ...

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