Recap - Steelers Defeat Miami 23-22
|Recap - Steelers Defeat Miami 23-22|
Ben Roethlisberger was good for 302 yards through the air on Sunday as the Steelers got past the Dolphins by a score of 23-22 at Sun Life Stadium.
Pittsburgh won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 3-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 40.5.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 37 yards, while Mewelde Moore added 11 yards in the win. Hines Ward and Mike Wallace added 131 and 53 receiving yards respectively.
Ricky Williams rushed for 48 yards for Miami, while Ronnie Brown added 14 yards. Chad Henne threw for 257 yards for the Dolphins, while receivers Davone Bess and Brian Hartline had 66 and 57 yards respectively.
Miami lost the time of possession battle 30:49/29:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Saints. The Dolphins will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.