The Pittsburgh Steelers have the second-best record in the AFC at 10-3 and that is mainly because of their fourth-ranked defense.
The Steelers may be 23rd in pass defense however they are third in the AFC with 17 interceptions and second in the AFC in sacks with 35.
What the Steelers are really known for is their rush defense, which ranks first in the NFL.
The Steelers only give up 60.1 rushing yards per game, which is 27.8 yards fewer than the next best team.
The Steelers have the best defense in the league and here are six players who could be labeled as the most valuable of that unit.