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Steelers Win Ugly Again

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 ...

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Ben, Bell & Brown Lead Steelers Over Colts

Tonight’s Thanksgiving matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts featured two teams in need of a victory to keep pace in the AFC playoff race.  For Pittsburgh, they were looking to move atop the AFC North with a victory.

The Steelers, led by the trio of Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell, and Antonio Brown, beat the Colts with a convincing 28-7 performance at Lucas Oil Stadium.

Roethlisberger threw for 221 yards and three touchdowns, while Brown caught all three scores from his quarterback, totaling 91 yards on three catches.  Meanwhile, Bell rushed for 120 yards and a touchdown while also catching four passes for 22 yards.

Bell’s five yard touchdown run in the first quarter put the Steelers in the lead at 7-0...

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