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Troy Polamalu
The Steelers, a familiar enemy
The Steelers, a familiar enemy

"Crab cakes and football, that's what Maryland does!" After seeing the movie Wedding Crashers, I've heard that quote from my friends countless times. I love this quote because of the genuine pride encompassed by a simple sentence. People from Maryland take football more seriously than others give us credit for, and we hold a passion for the game that rivals the intensity of any other state. In the extravagant realm of hard hits and big plays, the single most satisfying emotional release comes from the defeat of a long-time rival. Ever since the beginning of time, the existence of rivalries has driven counterparts across various spectrums to achieve more than they...