Oakland vs Pittsburgh Recap - Steelers Win 35-3
|Oakland vs Pittsburgh Recap - Steelers Win 35-3|
Ben Roethlisberger scorched the Raiders defense for 3 TDs as Pittsburgh defeated Oakland 35-3 on Sunday at Heinz Field.
Pittsburgh was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 40.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 59 yards, while Ben Roethlisberger added 55 yards in the win. Mike Wallace and Emmanuel Sanders added 116 and 35 receiving yards respectively.
Michael Bush rushed for 33 yards for Oakland, while Darren McFadden added 14 yards. Bruce Gradkowski threw for 98 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Johnnie Lee Higgins and Brandon Myers had 37 and 28 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh outgained Oakland 431-182 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-17 by the Steelers.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 32:47, longer than the 27:13 of their opponents.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bills. The Raiders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.