Pittsburgh vs Oakland Recap - Raiders Win 34-31
Carson Palmer scorched the Steelers defense for 3 TDs as Oakland defeated Pittsburgh 34-31 on Sunday at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland was an underdog by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 45.5.
Darren McFadden rushed for 113 yards, while Carson Palmer added 5 yards in the win. Brandon Myers and Denarius Moore added 55 and 45 receiving yards respectively.
Isaac Redman rushed for 27 yards for Pittsburgh, while Baron Batch added 12 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 384 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Mike Wallace and Antonio Brown had 123 and 87 yards respectively.
Oakland was outgained by Pittsburgh 433-321 yards in Sunday's match, while the important 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 36:15, longer than the 23:45 of their opponents.
Oakland heads into a Week 4 battle against the Broncos. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.