Bengals Down Pittsburgh 13-10 - Match Report
Cincinnati won 13-10 on Sunday against Pittsburgh behind a 116-yard receiving performance from A.J. Green at Heinz Field.
Bettors who backed the Bengals were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 41.5.
Andy Dalton completed 24 of 41 pass attempts for 278 yards and 0 TDs for the Bengals in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Steelers defense.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 50 yards for Pittsburgh, while Jonathan Dwyer added 39 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 220 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Antonio Brown and Heath Miller had 97 and 45 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by Pittsburgh 280-267 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-15 by the Bengals.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 31:45, longer than the 28:15 of their opponents.
Cincinnati looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ravens. The Steelers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cleveland.