Take that from David DeCastro, the Steelers' offensive MVP by such a frighteningly freakish margin they wouldn't even bother with a runner-up were such an award actually in existence.
Our topic was the challenge that's been faced from the moment Ben Roethlisberger was last seen on the field. In most places, the franchise quarterback is lost, and so is the season. Not in a small way, either. I'm talking 1-15, 2-14, full-blown, Cincinnati/Miami-scale disaster. Because it isn't just the pivotal player that's stripped away. It's hope. It's faith.