Braced for the rush

One year after having the third-best rush defense since the NFL went to a 16-game season, the Steelers are more concerned with players, not teams, running for more than 100 yards. Last year, when they set a franchise record for fewest yards rushing per game (62.8), the Steelers allowed only two teams — the Patriots and Jets — to rush for more than 100 yards.

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