Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 11/20/13
By Matthew Marczi Although he was unable to hang on to a couple balls against the Detroit Lions, including one in the end zone, Antonio Brown still finished the day having had one of the best games of his career, with seven receptions for 147 yards and two touchdowns. I think it’s worth taking a closer look at some of those receptions. We might as well start at the beginning, with the Steelers facing a third and 11 situation just past midfield and in danger of once again stalling on their opening drive, as has been the case so often this year. After motioning Le’Veon Bell out wide, the Steelers lined up five-wide in an 11 personnel. Brown lined up just outside Jerricho Cotchery, who at the snap of the ball moved out to block for Brown’s screen pass (you know, those plays that never ever work). Cotchery sealed off the defensive back, and despite Heath Miller failing to pick up the linebacker, Brown still had enough wiggle to make the play happen. New set of downs, but they only needed one
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