NFL  > Pittsburgh Steelers  > After five years is Roethlisberger as good as Bradshaw?
July 16, 2009, 01:42 AM
http://www.examiner.com/x-2703-Pittsburgh-Sports-Examiner
I really liked this piece. Compares the two after five years and gives stats and all other good stuff. You'll be surprised who comes out on top.
October 11, 2011  04:25 PM ET
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bradshaw never commited any crimes

don't be so sure about that :^)

October 11, 2011  04:27 PM ET
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I don't know about comparing two QB's 30 years apart... The game is more QB friendly now then it was in the 70's. I think what Bradshaw was able to do under "that" NFL brand of the 70's will always be uncomparable.

Exactly! And, the Steelers were a lot worse team when Bradshaw was drafted compared to when BR was drafted as well. :^)

October 11, 2011  05:48 PM ET
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I don't know about comparing two QB's 30 years apart... The game is more QB friendly now then it was in the 70's. I think what Bradshaw was able to do under "that" NFL brand of the 70's will always be uncomparable.

Yeah That..II

Just too much different in the style of play. Both do a good job in leading the teams on the field but comparing the "numbers" is just not the same.

October 11, 2011  05:50 PM ET
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Yeah That..IIJust too much different in the style of play. Both do a good job in leading the teams on the field but comparing the "numbers" is just not the same.

Six Super Bowls between these two guys. That's not too shabby.

October 11, 2011  06:57 PM ET

Next time close the bold [/b]

otherwise every comment is like you see em'

October 11, 2011  07:03 PM ET
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Next time close the bold [/b]otherwise every comment is like you see em'

on subject:

I find it really impossible to compare 2 players from different era's.

Look at today's video playback, computer stats etc.
now compare today with what they had in 1975.

You were lucky to get 3 games over the entire weekend on TV in those days, to say everything was different back then is a gross understatement.

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October 12, 2011  07:38 AM ET

Too difficult to compare.

Bradshaw couldn't see, all-that-well....but, he had REALLY-good receivers.

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