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The Pittsburgh Steelers lost a crucial match-up against the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football. The Steelers were defeated 20-10.
The Steelers offense looks horrendous. Ben Roethlisberger went 20 for 37 one touchdown and one interception. There’s just no life in the Steelers offense right now and Roethlisberger’s chemistry with his receivers is nowhere to be found. Emmanuel Sanders lead the team in receiving with 5 catches for 78 yards while Jerricho Cotchery was second best by reeleing in 3 receptions for 59-yards. The Steelers best looking offensive drive all night led to their only touchdown. Roethlisberger found Derek Moye in the end zone for a 1-yard score. Aside from that scoring drive the Steeler displayed another pitiful offensive performance.
Roethlisberger didn’t help matters either. Big Ben didn’t look sharp on Monday night just like the rest of his offense. His throws were off target on several occasions, maybe that’s due to miscommunications with his receivers...
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Last year, the Pittsburgh Steelers offense was referred to as a "dink-and-dunk" one. Monday night in the 20-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, it was anything but that. In fact, you could probably call it a "chunk-and-clunk" one.
Penalty plays included, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw 9 passes 20 or more yards down the field Monday night and completed...
Over the course of his career, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has proven to be very good on third downs, but not even he could overcome the 9.08 average yards needed on the12 third down opportunities that he faced Monday night against the Cincinnati Bengals.
"Easily. Easily that’s scenario," said head coach Mike Tomlin when asked Tuesday during his...
Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger needs to be a little selfish this
Last week, the Pittsburgh Steelers rushed for what amounted to peanuts so it only made sense to come out throwing right? Three straight runs followed by a punt set the tone for an abysmal 20-10 loss in Cincinnati.
Why this ownership and coaching staff have taken their franchise quarterback and turned him into a shell of his former self is beyond me.
Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t good...
Mike Prisuta explains why Ben Roethlisberger no longer has a margin for error.
The Pittsburgh Steelers remain winless after Monday night’s 20-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. “We are a frustrated group right now,” Tomlin said via the team’s website. “I just told the group that is a natural
Ben Roethlisberger was very off kilter against the Bengals. Ben was high and off mark on many of his throws. Roethlisberger went 20-37 for 251 yards, one touchdown, and one pick. Usually Big Ben can handle pass rush very well, but that was not the case against Cincinnati. He couldn’t hit on any pass that traveled over 20 yards.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will take on the Cincinnati Bengals Monday night and below are my fantasy football stat projections for the black and gold offensive players.
Feel free to add your own projections in the comments below.
Ben Roethlisberger - 29 attempts, 19 completions, 261 yards, 1 touchdown, 1 interception.
The Steelers will likely want to use a shorter passing game against...
Ben Roethlisberger took the snap and tried to stay upright long enough for his receivers to get open on the fourth-and-17 play with time running out.
James Harrison made sure there would be none of Big Ben's sleight of hand in this one. The linebacker sacked Miami of Ohio's first-year quarterback, securing Kent State's 24-20 victory on Nov. 24, 2001.
It was the final...
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown confronted offensive coordinator Todd Haley about not getting enough balls thrown his way during the second half of Monday night’s 20-10 loss to the Cincinnati
The same old song and dance for the Steelers; they didn’t look any different from last week’s team. The Bengals defensive line got constant pressure on Ben Roethlisberger all game long, and they clearly rattled him. And of course, the Steelers couldn’t run the ball.
Cincinnati wasn’t perfect, but they did enough offensively to put themselves ahead of the Steelers. Pittsburgh...
There are few debates surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers that get people fired up as much as the one over the ‘Steeler Way.’
Most fans interpret this one of two ways; they either use it to describe how the organization does things or they use it to describe the style of offense the Steelers are supposed to have.
For purposes of this discussion I shall focus on both because one...
by Bo Marchionte Strangers in the night exchanging glances at Paul Brown Stadium weren't the same glances that Frank Sinatra crooned about. The Cincinnati Bengals were 2-6 on Monday night against Pittsburgh prior to tonight's 20-10 win over the Steelers. This particular game held different meaning than in the past. A statement game for the Bengals considered a contender...
By Matthew Marczi
The Pittsburgh Steelers had an up and down first half, particularly on offense, in which they had two prolonged drives, one of which ended in a turnover, with the other in the end zone. A miscue on defense led to a big play on a drive that ultimately resulted in a Cincinnati Bengals touchdown. The two also registered a field goal apiece, with the score tied at 10...
The still-young 2013 season hasn’t treated every team in the NFL to a kind start. While some *cough* Jaguars *cough* were expected to be, well, awful, other teams had high hopes and are suddenly staring 0-3 in the face. Here’s a few teams looking for answers after a rough start.
What happened to the Steelers of old? At 0-2, they’ve lost a potential...