Steelers Down Tennessee 38-17 - Match Report
|Steelers Down Tennessee 38-17 - Match Report|
Pittsburgh got 5 passing strikes from Ben Roethlisberger en route to a 38-17 victory over Tennessee on Sunday in Week 5 action at Heinz Field.
Pittsburgh was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 40.5.
Jonathan Dwyer rushed for 107 yards, while Isaac Redman added 49 yards in the win. Mike Wallace and Hines Ward added 82 and 54 receiving yards respectively.
Chris Johnson rushed for 51 yards for Tennessee, while Javon Ringer added 12 yards. Matt Hasselbeck threw for 262 yards for the Titans, while receivers Nate Washington and Damian Williams had 69 and 66 yards respectively.
Tennessee lost the offensive yardage battle to Pittsburgh 431-306 yards in Sunday's game. Pittsburgh had more first downs as that total ended up 26-20.
Tennessee lost the time of possession battle 32:22/27:38, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jaguars. The Titans will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.