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Steelers Rally, Beat Bengals In Ugly Game

Tonight’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals had major playoff implications for both teams, and while it was a close game that went down to the wire, dirty plays and injuries once again took to the forefront in front of a national audience.

After falling behind by 17 points, the Steelers rallied in the second half to win 23-20.

Before the game could barely begin, the Steelers were dealt a major blow as Ryan Shazier went down with what appeared to be a serious injury.  There was no further word on the extent of the injury, but he was carted off the field and taken to a local hospital.

The Steelers got off to a sluggish start tonight on both sides of the ball and the Bengals took advantage of it.  A 35 yard field goal by Randy Bullock gave the Bengals an early 3-...

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Steelers Beat Bengals In Wild, Ugly Game

Entering tonight’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals, we all knew that this would be an intense matchup between these two divisional rivals.  In what was a wild, crazy, and sometimes very ugly matchup, the Steelers jumped out an early lead, gave it up late, and scored again late to win this game, 18-16.

If you’re a fan of offense, you certainly weren’t very fond of the first half.  Both offenses treaded lightly against the opposing defenses, neither wanting to make that crucial early mistake.

After a scoreless first quarter, the Steelers got on the board in the second.  A pair of Chris Boswell field goals of 39 and 30 yards gave them a 6-0 advantage heading into the locker room at halftime.

Boswell added a 34 yard field goal in the third quarter, and Ben ...

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