Steelers MAQB: Will ’06 Nightmare Repeat Itself?


Published: September 25, 2009

commentComment         Print This Post Print This Post

... Mendenhall one spot ahead of Chris Johnson in the 2008 NFL Draft...


First down

Look, I’m not here to spread doom and gloom, but there’s something eerily similar about this season and the 2006 clunker.

As you may recall, in the regular season opener three years ago, the defending Super Bowl champions struggled to beat the Miami Dolphins at home, not unlike the way they did against the Tennessee Titans in overtime earlier this month.

In Week Two of the 2006 season, the Steelers were beaten by a rather ordinary Jacksonville Jaguars team on the road, similar to what happened to them against Da Bears in Chicago last weekend.

In the third week of the 2006 season, the Steelers lost to the Cincinnati Bengals at home.

You know who the Steelers play this weekend, right?

After a bye in the 2006 season, the Steelers lost against the San Diego Chargers on the road one week later. At 1-3, they were pretty much ...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
Article Source: