Steelers Down Cleveland 13-9 - Match Report
|Steelers Down Cleveland 13-9 - Match Report|
The Steelers grabbed a Week 17 victory over the Browns on Sunday, winning 13-9 at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Pittsburgh did not, however, defeat the Browns against the spread, which closed at 7.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 33.5.
Ben Roethlisberger completed 23 of 40 pass attempts for 221 yards and 0 TDs for the Steelers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Seneca Wallace rushed for 44 yards for Cleveland, while Peyton Hillis added 30 yards. Seneca Wallace threw for 177 yards for the Browns, while receivers Joshua Cribbs and Evan Moore had 91 and 39 yards respectively.
Pittsburgh outgained Cleveland 360-240 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-14 by the Steelers.
Cleveland lost the time of possession battle 39:11/20:49, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.