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Pittsburgh Steelers: Ziggy Hood and the 7 Players Ready for a Breakout Season

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Pittsburgh Steelers: Ziggy Hood and the 7 Players Ready for a Breakout Season
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Pittsburgh fell just short of a seventh Lombardi Trophy in 2010, with Green Bay pulling out a slim victory.

Key pieces on the Steelers defense have been battling injuries (Aaron Smith and Casey Hampton), while a few others are bound to lose a step or two in 2011 (James Farrior). In order to make a solid run at another Vince Lombardi Trophy, Pittsburgh will need some other guys to step it up this season.

Here are seven guys who are poised to break out in 2011 and will need to do so in order for the Steelers to make yet another run at No. 7.

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