James Ihedigbo's key to success is preparedness

Updated: December 6, 2012, 2:40 PM ET
By Jane McManus

Wearing their yellow-and-black-striped throwback uniforms, the Pittsburgh Steelers and quarterback Byron Leftwich, who was filling in for injured starter Ben Roethlisberger, faced the Baltimore Ravens.

Poised to pass after a snap, Leftwich never saw James Ihedigbo coming.

The Ravens safety flew in from the left side and squashed the quarterback like a bee. When he leaped up, Ihedigbo was a ball of energy, pumping his fist and raising ...

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