Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 10/17/12

BALTIMORE - NOVEMBER 29: Ike Taylor #24 of the Pittsburgh Steelers walks off the field after warmups before the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on November 29, 2009 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens defeated the Steelers 20-17. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)
Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor and I apparently have something in common. We both love stats. Taylor has made his affection for stats known several times this season on his weekly show on Trib Live Radio and he made a point to start off his show Tuesday, which you can watch below, by rattling off some of the rankings for the Steelers defense. As much as I love stats, I accept that they can be easily cherry picked, and can more times than not lie to you. Taylor went out of his way on Tuesday to point out that the Steelers overall pass defense is ranked 3rd on ESPN.com and 4th on NFL.com. Read more [...]
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