Detroit vs Pittsburgh Recap - Steelers Win 37-27
|Detroit vs Pittsburgh Recap - Steelers Win 37-27|
Pittsburgh got 4 passing strikes from Ben Roethlisberger en route to a 37-27 victory over Detroit on Sunday in Week 11 action at Heinz Field.
The Steelers were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 45.5.
Le'Veon Bell rushed for 36 yards, while Ben Roethlisberger added 12 yards in the win. Antonio Brown and Heath Miller added 147 and 67 receiving yards respectively.
Joique Bell rushed for 49 yards for Detroit, while Reggie Bush added 31 yards. Matthew Stafford threw for 362 yards for the Lions, while receivers Calvin Johnson and Joique Bell had 179 and 48 yards respectively.
Detroit outgained Pittsburgh 451-398 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-21 by the Steelers.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 32:16, longer than the 27:44 of their opponents.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Tampa Bay.