Steelers Fall 16-9 Against Tennessee - Game Recap
|Steelers Fall 16-9 Against Tennessee - Game Recap|
Tennessee earned a 16-9 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday in Week 1 action at Heinz Field.
Tennessee won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 41.5.
Jake Locker completed 11 of 20 pass attempts for 125 yards and 0 TDs for the Titans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
LaRod Stephens-Howling rushed for 19 yards for Pittsburgh, while Isaac Redman added 9 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 191 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders had 71 and 57 yards respectively.
Tennessee outgained Pittsburgh 229-195 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-14 by the Titans.
Tennessee led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:01/25:59 split in that important category.
Tennessee looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Texans. The Steelers will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.