Steelers vs Broncos: 5 Things We Learned from Pittsburgh's 29-23 Loss

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Steelers vs Broncos: 5 Things We Learned from Pittsburgh's 29-23 Loss
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In some ways, getting to 12-4 and claiming a spot in the playoffs is a minor miracle for a Pittsburgh Steelers team that has undergone so much in 2011. Very few Super Bowl-losing teams manage to scale the mountain and return to the playoffs the following season. The Steelers were one of the lucky teams that found a way to do it.

But it wasn't enough to go all the way. Sometimes, no matter how good you are, you can't reach the peak. The Steelers finally met their demise in Denver in a surprising 29-23 overtime loss to the Broncos and Tim Tebow.

Here's our final segment of "What Have We Learned" for the 2011 season with lessons we can apply to not only this afternoon's game but the entire season.

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