Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 11/24/13
It took a while for the scoreboard to show it, but the Pittsburgh Steelers were doing a lot of good things Sunday in their 27-11 win at Cleveland. The Steelers (5-6) had won two straight but entered the game with fragile playoff hopes. Needing a win over the Browns to make the playoffs a more realistic possibility, they were mired in a 3-3 stalemate and losing the field-position battle for most of the first half. However, the men in the white jerseys weren’t looking like the Fumblegate Steelers who lost at Cleveland last season. Troy Polamalu had a spring in his step. He made a couple of tackles and broke up a third-down pass early in the second quarter. Jason Worilds continued to reward the Steelers’ patience with him. He didn’t have a sack, but was in the face of Browns quarterbacks Jason Campbell and Brandon Weeden all afternoon. He hurried Campbell into the third-down incompletion that Polamalu defended. Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t in much of a hurry. For the first time in more th...
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