The Steelers Anti-Injury Wish List: Which Losses Hurt the Most?

Todd FlemingAnalyst IOctober 16, 2009

The Steelers Anti-Injury Wish List: Which Losses Hurt the Most?

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    PITTSBURGH - JANUARY 11:  Aaron Smith #91 of the Pittsburgh Steelers lines up on defense against the San Diego Chargers during their AFC Divisional Playoff Game on January 11, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Gett

No. 1: Ben Roethlisberger

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    DETROIT , MI - OCTOBER 11:  Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws a first quarter pass while playing the Detroit Lions on October 11, 2009 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 2: Troy Polamalu

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    PITTSBURGH - SEPTEMBER 10:  Troy Polamalu #43 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs with the ball against the Tennessee Titans during the game at Heinz Field on September 10, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

No. 3: Aaron Smith

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    PITTSBURGH - SEPTEMBER 11: Aaron Smith #91 of the Pittsburgh Steelers rushes quarterback Steve McNair #9 of the Tennessee Titans as tackle Jacob Bell #60 attempts to block on September 11, 2005 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Steelers defe

No. 4: Ike Taylor

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    PITTSBURGH - JANUARY 18:  Ike Taylor #24 and Troy Polamalu #43 of the Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Derrick Mason #85 of the Baltimore Ravens during the AFC Championship game on January 18, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Streeter

No. 5: Heath Miller

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    CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 20: Heath Miller #83 of the Pittsburgh Steelers slips past Lance Briggs #55 of the Chicago Bears on September 20, 2009 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Steelers 17-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

No. 6: James Harrison

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    CINCINNATI - SEPTEMBER 27:  Carson Palmer #9 of the Cincinnati Bengals runs with the ball while defended by James Harrison #92 of the Pittsburgh Steelers at Paul Brown Stadium on September 27, 2009 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  The Bengals won 23-20.  (Photo by A

No. 7: Max Starks

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    PITTSBURGH - JANUARY 18:  Offensive tackle Max Starks #78 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates after defeating the Baltimore Ravens 23-14 during the AFC championship game on January 18, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Gregory

No. 8: William Gay

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    PITTSBURGH - OCTOBER 04:  William Gay #22 of the Pittsburgh Steelers breaks up a pass in the end zone intended for Malcom Floyd #80 of the San Diego Chargers on October 4, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 38-28.  (P

No. 9: Hines Ward

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    DETROIT , MI - OCTOBER 11:  Hines Ward #86 of the Pittsburgh Steelers is tackled after a fourth quarter catch by Louis Delmas #26 of the Detroit Lions on October 11, 2009 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Pittsburgh won the game 28-20.(Photo by Gregory

No. 10: Ryan Clark

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    TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 01:  Jerheme Urban #85 of the Arizona Cardinals makes a reception in the fourth quarter as he is hit by Ryan Clark #25 of the Pittsburgh Steelers during Super Bowl XLIII on February 1, 2009 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida.

Honorable Mention: Rashard Mendenhall

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    DETROIT - OCTOBER 11:  Rashard Mendenhall #34 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs the ball against the Detroit Lions during their NFL game on October 11, 2009 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)