Unlike Belichick, Tomlin let off hook

Questionable move by Steelers coach escapes scrutiny of 'fourth-and-2'

Updated: December 22, 2009, 1:02 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Where's the outrage? Where are the critics screaming arrogance on the part of the head coach, or that he'd lost his football mind?

Those questions arose when recapping the unexpected turn of events in Pittsburgh on Sunday, when the Steelers had their version of "fourth-and-2."

"Fourth-and-2," of course, needs no explanation to Patriots followers. It was the decision that coach Bill Belichick was vilified for in many circles -- going for it from the Patriots' ...

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