Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 11/29/13
The Pittsburgh Steelers didn’t turn the ball over Thursday night. Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t sacked. Jason Worilds had two sacks, a forced fumble and 10 tackles. Le’Veon Bell averaged 4.6 yards per carry. None of this seemed possible in September or even a month ago. But the Steelers showed again on Thanksgiving that they’re getting better. They just weren’t good enough to win at Baltimore. Their rally from a 13-point deficit fell short – and their playoff hopes were reduced to slim and none – in a 22-20 loss. The strides the Steelers have made since they were 0-4 and 2-6 were offset by a few lapses Thursday night. There was Joe Flacco’s 54-yard pass to Torrey Smith that set up the Ravens’ only touchdown less than six minutes into the game. There was Jacoby Jones’ momentum-squashing 73-yard kickoff return after the Steelers cut the Ravens’ lead to 13-7 in the third quarter. Mike Tomlin’s inadvertent, touchdown-saving toe might have robbed the Ravens of four points on that return. The p
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