Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 10/29/13
By Matthew Marczi What was the worst game that the Pittsburgh Steelers have had in recent memory on special teams in which the opposing team did not score a touchdown? Was it this one? If you said yes, I would not put up much of an argument. Some of the mistakes were obvious—glaring, even. Kicker Shaun Suisham, who entered the afternoon coming off a game-winner from beyond 40 and had made his first 14 field goal attempts on  the season, missed two field goals from within 40 yards. Punter Zoltan Mesko booted a pair of punts into the end zone, sent another about 30 yards down the field and out of bounds that kept the Oakland Raiders in Steelers territory, and failed to handle a snap that in part allowed another punt to be tipped. There were a number of other mistakes throughout the game. On Antonio Brown’s last two punt returns, he lost yardage at a point in the game when both time and field position were critical. Meanwhile, the gunners were getting down the field, but not forcing fair catches,
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