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Ravens aren't buying age issue with Steelers defense
Ravens aren't buying age issue with Steelers defense

There’s been a startling amount of talk about the aging of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, a unit that surrendered the fewest points last season and boasts the NFL Defensive Player of the Year in strong safety Troy Polamalu. The media has often noted that the Steelers have eight defensive starters 30 years or older as the team heads into Sunday's season opener at Baltimore. But Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis, who – at 36 – is the third oldest player between these teams behind Pittsburgh quarterback Charlie Batch and inside linebacker James Farrior, is ignoring the age issue. “I tell people all the time the only thing old is wine, and they say wine gets...

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