Who Will Be the Starting QB for the Steelers?

May 18, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

If I had asked that same question five months ago, the answer would be easy.
But thanks to some legal problems, Steelers superstar Ben Roethlisberger was suspended for the first six games, without pay, of the regular season.
Now the Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff have to make a decision they thought they wouldn't need to make for many years to come.
Who will be the starting QB in 2010?
A) Charlie Batch
B) Dennis Dixon
C) Byron Leftwich
Let's compare each player:
Charlie Batch
He is a proven veteran and a great backup, but when he was a starter with Detroit, he couldn't do much for the team.
At age 35, he probably wont do anything special. This might not be a problem if the young running back corps can be explosive.
Nevertheless, looking at the worst case scenario,if Jonathan Dwyer, Rashard Mendenhall, and Mewelde Moore can't get more than 3.0 yards average per carry, their in big problems.
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