“Those guys have to do double-time in their preparation, they’ve got to feel the responsibility to the rest of the team that if they’re going to be out there, they’ve got to do their job. To this point in time, I feel really good about what the young guys did. It kind of falls in line with what we ask of them.

“We’re just going to prepare for Cleveland with that in mind. We’ve got to elevate some of those younger guys and get them more reps because they’re going to be playing a lot of football for us.”

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