*Early lines to win the Super Bowl are out, and the Steelers are, at this point, far from the favorites. The Patriots, Colts, Seahawks, Broncos and Panthers are all ahead of the Steelers in the betting man's (and woman's) mind at this point.
*Ike Taylor has his own website . On it, I learned that Taylor will be representing the Steelers for the Best Team Award at the 2006 ESPYs.
*Speaking of the ESPYs and the Steelers...Bill Cowher has been nominated for Best Coach/Manager; Big Ben is nominated for Best Record-Breaking Performance for being the youngest QB to ever win a Super Bowl; and ex-Steeler Antwaan Randle-El has been nominated for the GMC Professional Grade Play Award for his 43 yard touchdown strike to Hines Ward against the Seahawks in the Super Bowl. Check out the rest of the nominations and go vote for our Steelers.*Here's a slideshow dedicated to the Greatest Fans on Earth--Pittsburgh Steelers fans--us!