Originally written on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 12/21/12
It is no secret that the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has struggled for a second consecutive season at getting turnovers and sacks. Those of course are two pretty big elements in winning football games, but outside of those glaring deficiencies the unit has not been awful. Through the first 14 games of the 2012 regular season the Steelers defense ranks first in yards allowed per game (273.3), passing yards allowed per game (180.6), and first downs allowed per game (17.1). They rank second in yards allowed per play (4.63) and passing yards allowed per play (5.62), and fourth in rushing yards allowed Read more [...]
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