Jets Down Pittsburgh 22-17 - Match Report
Braylon Edwards caught 8 passes for 100 yards against the Pittsburgh defense as New York handed the Steelers a 22-17 loss on Sunday at Heinz Field.
New York was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 36.5.
Mark Sanchez completed 19 of 29 pass attempts for 170 yards and 0 TDs for the Jets in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 100 yards for Pittsburgh, while Ben Roethlisberger added 25 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 264 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Mike Wallace and Emmanuel Sanders had 102 and 78 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh outgained New York 378-276 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-17 by the Steelers.
New York lost the time of possession battle 31:18/28:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bears. The Steelers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Carolina.