Pittsburgh vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 24-13
|Pittsburgh vs Washington Wrap - Washington Wins 24-13|
The Redskins grabbed a Preseason Week 2 victory over the Steelers on Monday, winning 24-13 at FedExField.
Washington was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 40.5.
Rex Grossman completed 10 of 16 pass attempts for 133 yards and 1 TD for the Redskins in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Steelers defense.
Jonathan Dwyer rushed for 68 yards for Pittsburgh, while Alvester Alexander added 11 yards. Landry Jones threw for 111 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Markus Wheaton and Emmanuel Sanders had 52 and 39 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh lost the offensive yardage battle to Washington 310-300 yards in Monday's game. Washington had more first downs as that total ended up 19-17.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 35:55, longer than the 24:05 of their opponents.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face Kansas City.