Steelers fill backup QB role by signi...

Steelers fill backup QB role by signing Leftwich

There are 4 comments on the Sports Network story from Aug 21, 2008, titled Steelers fill backup QB role by signing Leftwich. In it, Sports Network reports that:

Batch is scheduled for surgery on Monday, as the team has yet to determine his return date.

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Stiller Fan in Vermont

Ripton, VT

#1 Aug 21, 2008
Got to watch Leftwich in the game agains Buffalo and to read his comment about being in Pittsburgh.

I cannot imagine that the Steelers want to keep him. For a veteran he did not play well, Dixon was better. And his comment about Daunte was out-of-line. I am sure if this is an example of his attitude, he will be a locker room problem.

Bring back Batch when he is able. Don't do as the commentator suggested to keep Leftwich.

Justin Dunsworth

Wichita, KS

#2 Aug 21, 2008
Back up, well it just don't matter. Big Ben is all we need, I just know that Ben is going to bring us that 5th ring. GO STEELERS !!!!......

Scottsdale, AZ

#3 Aug 21, 2008
Justin, we can only hope, but all the same we need a backup. Any good strategy must have a contingency plan. Personally i don't think leftwich is it, but i dont have any suggestions at this point.

(die hard steelers fan, who's never been to Pitt ....yet).

Winston Salem, NC

#4 Aug 21, 2008
Just for the record, Big Ben already brought us the 5th ring.

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