keep hearing all this talk about the Pats underrated young D, their overrated big time. Lets look at the stats shall we:

Patriots: (rank in NFL)
rush yds allowed a game: 108
total yds allowed a game: 366
pass yds allowed a game: 258
pass TD's allowed: 25

Steelers:
rush yds allowed a game: 62 (1st in NFL)
total yds allowed a game: 276 (2nd)
pass yds allowed a game: 214 (12th)
pass TD's allowed: 15 (3rd)

so there you have it, the Pats D that the media is talking about is not even good.