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3 Pittsburgh Steelers
Peter King
September 03, 2007
The Cowher era is over, and a new staff is opening up the game plan. Big Ben, for one, hopes to really tick with a freer hand
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September 03, 2007

3 Pittsburgh Steelers

The Cowher era is over, and a new staff is opening up the game plan. Big Ben, for one, hopes to really tick with a freer hand

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LeBeau has been eager to get regular work at strongside outside linebacker for rookie LaMarr Woodley, the second-round pick out of Michigan, believing Woodley is the perfect size (6' 2", 265) and agile enough to play off blocks from tight ends and tackles.

Joey Porter out (to Miami in free agency), Woodley in--that's the way the Steelers do business. Even after Pittsburgh's first coaching change in almost a generation, some things never change. Like the Steelers contending for the playoffs.

PROJECTED STARTING LINEUP

WITH 2006 STATISTICS

COACH MIKE TOMLIN (0-0 in NFL), first season with Steelers

OFFENSE

HINES WARD

POS WR

REC 74

YARDS 975

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