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'Gritty' Wasn't Enough For Steelers

Byron Leftwich (Joe Sargent photo/Getty)

Mike Tomlin labeled Byron Leftwich's performance as "gritty," but Mike Prisuta points out that "gritty" wasn't enough with all of the other mistakes being made.

A significant portion of the crowd at Heinz Field offered up its opinion of quarterback Byron Leftwich as the first half was ending, sending the Steelers to the locker room amid a chorus of "booos." Coach Mike Tomlin offered a dissenting opinion of Leftwich's performance late Sunday night in the immediate aftermath of Ravens 13, Steelers 10. "I thought it was gritty," Tomlin stated. "Obviously, we... Recommended Stories

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