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Steelers Top 12 highest-graded defenders per PFF

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense got bit by the injury bug and saw this team rotating players each and every week. Here is how the Top 12 Steelers defenders graded out for the season according to Pro Football Focus.

EDGE - T.J. Watt - 91.9

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(Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

EDGE - Alex Highsmith - 90.0

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(Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

LB - Blake Martinez - 85.1

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(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

EDGE - Markus Golden - 83.5

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Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports

EDGE - Nick Herbig - 81.0

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(Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

S - Elijah riley - 79.8

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Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

DT - Armon Watts - 77.3

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Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports

DT = Keeanu Benton - 76.9

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(AP Photo/Peter Joneleit) ORG XMIT: NYOTK

S - Minkah Fitzpatrick - 73.3

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(Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

DT - Cam Heyward - 73.1

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Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports

LB - Elandon Roberts - 72.2

CB - Joey Porter Jr. - 65.6

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Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports

Story originally appeared on Steelers Wire