Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 10/10/13
Good news, Steelers Nation: The Steelers didn’t lose last week. The bad news: The Steelers are 2.5 games back of the rest of the AFC North, and are 2.5 games worse their next opponent, the New York Jets. The Jets will be on a short week, but will be playing at home against a team that is 30th in points for and 23rd in points against. Let’s see how this match-up stacks up. Know Thine Enemy The Jets are playing better now that they have gotten the human turnover (AKA Mark Sanchez) out of their center’s ass. QB Geno Smith isn’t exactly the second coming of Johnny Unitas, but at least he hasn’t face-planted any of his linemen’s taints yet. The Jets are a middling team. They are 22nd in the league in points per game and 18th in points against. They are 8th in rushing yards and 2nd in rushing yards allowed. The Steelers, can only aspire to be as mediocre as the Jets. The Steelers are 32nd in rushing yards, and 10th against the run. In other words, the Steelers are worse than the Jets in e...
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