Pittsburgh's a consistent brand, it plays gladiator football. In a macho sport, a big part of it involves putting another guy on his backside. Pittsburgh delivers on that more often than not. Even when the team gets eliminated, Steelers fans get to look back at a swath of carnage.Originally Posted by Falls City Beer
They've been to the playoffs 10 times in Cowher's 14 seasons, won their division eight times in that stretch and have a .632 winning % in those season. That the most wins of anyone in the AFC over that time, not bad suck avoidance. Are they a bit too Atlanta Braves? Sure, winning the big one would be in order. Yet if you root for a team that's constantly at the front of the pack and physically dominates its opponents in the process, I say you've got full permission to undo an extra button on your shirt.