This season has been led by the stars, but there have been a handful of players who have stepped up to the plate as well.
Whether it's been due to injury or suspensions, the Steelers have players who are ready to fill in. Head coach Mike Tomlin always talks about depth on this team, and for good reason. The offensive line has been a revolving door of players the last few seasons and that hasn't changed this year.
That is what makes the Steelers such a good team, and a great organization for which to play. This is a true team from top to bottom. Every player has a role, and those who can't accept that go on to another team. Willie Parker and Antwaan Randel El found out the hard way that the grass isn't always greener on the other side.
Here are five underrated players who have stepped up big this season.