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The Steelers have had plenty of drama in 2018.

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They’d like to put it behind them , now.“It has to die,” guard Ramon Foster said Friday, via Jeremy Fowler of “It will die out. We respond accordingly to what we need to do, and that’s winning games.”So how can they kill it?“You give them nothing, they have nothing,” Foster said. “Way too much stuff going on not to learn from this. Nobody is invincible. Nobody is shunned from any bad things happening, whether that’s on the field or off the field. . .  We’re good. It brings us tighter. It’s talking points for those who have nothing to talk about that keeps the story going. We’ll be better. We’ll be absolutely great from it. Give it time.”Of course , Foster had a key role in the latest episode of As The ‘Burgh Turns, with his comments from more than two weeks ago about unsigned franchise-tagged running back Le'Veon Bell. As the team’s union rep, Foster’s comments carried even more weight, and created even more consternation. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the powers-that-be at the NFL Players Association weren’t happy with Foster, but in an ironic twist they opted not to call him out publicly.The drama has actually provided cover for the reality that the team’s defense has been performing well below levels that would be regarded as acceptable, especially in a town known for its work ethic and on a team known for its ability to suffocate offenses. The next test comes on Monday night in Tampa Youth Jameis Winston Jersey , in the closest thing to a “must” win that the Steelers ever will have in any month of September. Super Bowl-winning Hall of Fame coach Tony Dungy is the next inductee into the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' Ring of Honor.The Bucs made the announcement Tuesday, saying Dungy will be honored at a halftime ceremony during the club's nationally televised home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 24.Dungy won a Super Bowl as a player with the Steelers in 1978. He coached the Bucs from 1996-2001, compiling 54-42 regular-season record and transforming a struggling franchise into a championship contender.His .563 winning percentage with Tampa Bay is the best in club history. The Bucs made the playoffs four times, including 1999, when they reached the NFC championship game. He was fired after the 2001 season, and his replacement, Jon Gruden , led Tampa Bay to its only Super Bowl title the following year.Gruden was inducted into the Ring of Honor last season. The Bucs have not made the playoffs since 2007 and haven't won a postseason game since their 2002 Super Bowl run.Dungy, meanwhile, went on have a highly successful run from 2002 to 2008 as coach of the Indianapolis Colts, winning the Super Bowl capping the 2006 season.The coach, who still lives in Tampa, was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016.Dungy will be the 13th inductee into the Ring of Honor, a group that includes Hall of Famers Lee Roy Selmon White Kwon Alexander Jersey , Warren Sapp and Derrick Brooks, as well as former coach John McKay, Doug Williams, and the late Bucs owner Malcolm Glazer.

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