Winning ugly has become a theme for the Pittsburgh Steelers during the Mike Tomlin era. For whatever reason, Pittsburgh has played down to inferior opponents while he has been the head coach. With the talent on offense, and a highly ranked defense, the Steelers on paper should have had no problem with the Indianapolis Colts today. However, the games are not played on paper and Indianapolis gave Pittsburgh all they could handle, before the Steelers went on to a 20-17 victory.
After a scoreless first quarter, the Colts would jump out to a 7-0 lead early in the second quarter on a 60-yard touchdown pass from Jacoby Brissett to Donte Moncrief. Nine minutes later Adam Vinatieri would boot a 48-yard field goal to increase their lead to ten. Chris Boswell would finally put the Steelers ...Read More