Steelers vs Rams Final: 27-0 - Recap
Rashard Mendenhall scampered through the St. Louis defense for 116 yards as Pittsburgh handed the Rams a 27-0 defeat on Saturday at Heinz Field.
Pittsburgh was a favorite by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 33.5.
Charlie Batch completed 15 of 22 pass attempts for 208 yards and 0 TDs for the Steelers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rams defense.
Steven Jackson rushed for 103 yards for St. Louis, while Carnell Williams added 42 yards. Kellen Clemens threw for 91 yards for the Rams, while receivers Brandon Lloyd and Danario Alexander had 29 and 25 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh outgained St. Louis 377-232 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-15 by the Steelers.
Pittsburgh lost the time of possession battle 30:45/29:15, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face San Francisco.