Featured, NFL NEWS

Five Plays Drove Pittsburgh Steelers to a Sixth Super Bowl

Published by on May 14, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NFL

The Pittsburgh Steelers became the first team in NFL history to win a sixth Super Bowl, in spite of an ineffective running game, injuries in the offensive line and punter, an aging defensive line, and dealt one of the toughest schedules in the NFL.

How did the Steelers accomplish this feat?

Let’s look at five plays used throughout the season that were most effective to the Steelers success.

 

 

Play: Short passes right or left to Holmes or Hines

Formation: Shotgun/no huddle

 

The 2008 offense became reliant on the pass partly because running back Willie Parker lacked his usual speed and cutback ability aft...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Readers Rating:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...
Popularity:
450 views
Comments:
None
Toolbar:
Print This Post Print This Post add your comment add this to delicious add this to digg share this on facebook Stumble this item
Hockey Tickets