Steelers pound Texans

Steelers pound Texans

Willie Parker rushed for 138 yards on 25 carries with three touchdowns Sunday, as the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Houston Texans 38-17.

The Steelers were a 7-point favorite in the game and easily covered the spread. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (44).

Ben Roethlisberger completed 13-of-14 passes for 137 yards with a pair of TD passes to Hines Wards for Pittsburgh in the win.

Matt Schaub passed for 202 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions while also running in for a score for Houston, and Andre Johnson caught 10 passes for 112 yards.