The Pittsburgh Steelers have posted a 4-10 over their last 14 regular season games.
To be fair to this group of players, the Steelers have gone 4-10 before in recent memory. In fact, the franchise went through a 4-10 stretch from 1999-2000.
Unfortunately for Pittsburgh’s brass, those teams which combined to go 4-10 during the 1999-2000 seasons were far different from the 2012-2013 group we have watched over the last 14 games.
In fact, while this current group looks lost, that team from over a decade ago were priming themselves for the success which this franchise ultimately enjoyed from 2001-2010.
Don’t believe me?
Consider the following, readers: